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sunburn during pregnancy

Can sunburn during pregnancy effect the baby? I used sunblock today but my face still got burned.

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Asked by cmcook89 at 6:20 PM on Sep. 24, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • no. what would make you think that

    Answer by aliishott2 at 6:21 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • No, sweetie. The baby's fine.

    Answer by nicole_Evans at 6:26 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Nah, I got sunburned on my belly when I was 8 months along, I looked like a walking tomato. Your baby is fine.

    Answer by Becca1189 at 7:50 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Not at all, we went to the water park here when I was 6 months prego and I was really sunburnt, the only thing is when I got home that night I was sick to my tummy from the heat.

    Answer by ProudMommyOH3 at 1:29 AM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • i showed this question to my fiance and he said "thats like asking 'if i smash my hand in a car door will it break my leg?'"

    Answer by aliishott2 at 9:47 AM on Sep. 25, 2010

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