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spotty arm pits?

has anyone else ever gotten dark spots on their armpits while they were pregnant. I have them and starting to worry

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Asked by Anonymous at 8:23 PM on May. 29, 2010 in Pregnancy

Answers (4)
  • it's normal for the pigment in your skin to change when you're pregnant.... you might also get a line down your belly, your areola may darken and some women also have the skin around their eyes darken. it will go away after the baby is born

    Answer by princessbeth79 at 8:42 PM on May. 29, 2010

  • my pits have gotten very dark.. looks funny... i don't even want to raise my arms around anyone.. .:P

    Answer by randilinn at 9:45 PM on May. 29, 2010

  • Oh yes!!! I got it really bad with every pregnancy (I've been pregnant 4 times). It was really noticeable under my arm pits and under my boobs. It's totally normal though. It has to do with the hormones. It'll all go away after you have the baby though

    Answer by things_not_sane at 11:06 PM on May. 29, 2010

  • Yes its your skin pigment changing colors. It has to do with hormones. It should go away after having the baby. Mine did.

    Answer by ddsunshine at 12:20 PM on May. 30, 2010

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