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line on your stomach?
my mom keeps mentioning tis line you get on your stomach wen you get bigger...wen does that start to happen?
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Mine came when I was 5 months
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what is this line anyways why does it come
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4310181 tn?1357693814
I never had it with my boys and I am 31 weeks and still don't have it, I don't everyone gets it.
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Idk I guess it comes when your uterus grows nn gets bigger
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4232443 tn?1352837570
I just got it and I'm 5 months.. I read that it comes from pregnancy hormones
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3178444 tn?1348445429
It's called a linea nigra and it is caused by hormones much like the darker nipples and armpits pregnant women can get.. I didn't get it with my first pregnancy and so far haven't with this one either.. You might get it you might not.
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889551 tn?1416188083
Its called the linea nigra and its caused by hormones. Theres an old wives tale that says if it goes to your belly button you're having a girl. If it goes all the way up to your sternum its a boy. Mine is super light an you can hardly see it. I'm 31w. Some women get one, some don't. Some are light an some a dark. Its caused by the same hormones that make your nipples darker.
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2109562 tn?1347257448
I haven't got it either and I'm 36w! I think my boobs took all the darkening tho. Lol.
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I'm 23Weeks along with #4 and never got that :) some women don't
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I Never got one with either of my pregnancies.
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I'm 30weeks and have had mine since I think 3 months. It goes from my sternum to my pelvis. I also happen to be having twins and from what it sounds like the wives tales mentioned above are right because I'm having a little boy and a little girl lol. :)
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4045844 tn?1356312527
I never got it with my first don't have it with this one I'm 32+ wks. The only line I see is the hairs on my tummy lol!
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I have it all the way from top to bottom and I'm having a boy lol it's dark too and I've had it since about 3 or 4 months
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I'm 36 weeks and have one just from my belly button down to my goodies lol :) I'm having a little girl
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I'm 30 weeks and mine is very light.
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Im 10 wks and noticing that 'hair line' there is getting darker
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the lines negra i got it w my first at 6 months.. w this one im just getting it now at 32 weeks. it goes away a few days after u give birth so no biggie lol
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I'm 37 weeks with a boy and I got mine when I was around 4-5 months and mine goes all the way up.
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4113227 tn?1353467394
this is my fourth pregnancy and i've had one everytime.. dont worry, it goes away after birth
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4144586 tn?1352259285
I have it I was shock to see this line. mine very dark.
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I don't have it I just grew a hair line on my belly but from bottom to top lol and I'm 38weeks and 2days
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I never had it with my first 2. I read it happens more often to darker women.
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I never had it with my first two and I don't have it with this one.  
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I honestly dont remember if I ever got one. I never paid that much attention
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