Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community
acrylic nails
About This Community:

A community of expecting mothers (18 to 24 Years Old) offering support through pregnancy and childbirth. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

acrylic nails

I've heard its not good to get your nails done while pregnant because of something in the acrylic. Is this true?
3 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
The fumes are the biggest concern....if you do try to wear a mask and take many breaks to get some fresh air
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Besides fumes being a factor anything that is absorbed into your skin or nails gets into your system.
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
O I wouldn't worry too much. I am a nail tech been one for 5 years n I wear a mask when at work when I'm pregnant. My daughter is.fine. n I'm sure my son will be too. I've worn fake nails my whole pregnancy x 2. A lot of woman do. Having something absorb thru your nail bed and too the baby....very unlikely. Dying your hair is another story because of hair follicles can absorb.
But I did both Nails n dyed my hair and so have millions of other woman. Its a person.al choice. You want to feel pretty during pregnancy too...:)
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
O I wouldn't worry too much. I am a nail tech been one for 5 years n I wear a mask when at work when I'm pregnant. My daughter is.fine. n I'm sure my son will be too. I've worn fake nails my whole pregnancy x 2. A lot of woman do. Having something absorb thru your nail bed and too the baby....very unlikely. Dying your hair is another story because of hair follicles can absorb.
But I did both Nails n dyed my hair and so have millions of other woman. Its a person.al choice. You want to feel pretty during pregnancy too...:)
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
Des_a_rae, specialmom, and KTowne commented on KTowne's status
29 mins ago
2020005_tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on Belle313's status
31 mins ago
1580318_tn?1437355994
Blank
Shannon79, and specialmom commented on jugglin's status
2 hrs ago
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
faithanduriah
10817881_tn?1422291120
Blank
Emalee132
12584065_tn?1436324114
Blank
Destynee2015
Phoenix, AZ
8377023_tn?1399512760
Blank
Allocate
5098230_tn?1430978379
Blank
sabbylopez
Nampa, ID
11587059_tn?1427631863
Blank
shaymich2015
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Pregnancy Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
faithanduriah
10817881_tn?1422291120
Blank
Emalee132
12584065_tn?1436324114
Blank
Destynee2015
Phoenix, AZ
8377023_tn?1399512760
Blank
Allocate
5098230_tn?1430978379
Blank
sabbylopez
Nampa, ID
11587059_tn?1427631863
Blank
shaymich2015