Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
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?
Cancel
24 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
Mine came when I was 5 months
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
what is this line anyways why does it come
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
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.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
Idk I guess it comes when your uterus grows nn gets bigger
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
4232443 tn?1352837570
I just got it and I'm 5 months.. I read that it comes from pregnancy hormones
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
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.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
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.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
2109562 tn?1347257448
I haven't got it either and I'm 36w! I think my boobs took all the darkening tho. Lol.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
I'm 23Weeks along with #4 and never got that :) some women don't
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
I Never got one with either of my pregnancies.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
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. :)
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
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!
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
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
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
I'm 36 weeks and have one just from my belly button down to my goodies lol :) I'm having a little girl
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
2020005 tn?1476662562
I'm 30 weeks and mine is very light.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
4093350 tn?1358099754
Im 10 wks and noticing that 'hair line' there is getting darker
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
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
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
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.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
4113227 tn?1353467394
this is my fourth pregnancy and i've had one everytime.. dont worry, it goes away after birth
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
4144586 tn?1352259285
I have it I was shock to see this line. mine very dark.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
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
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
I never had it with my first 2. I read it happens more often to darker women.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
756023 tn?1338524035
I never had it with my first two and I don't have it with this one.  
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
I honestly dont remember if I ever got one. I never paid that much attention
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
Avatar universal
Blank
xavi159 commented on HIV - Risks vs Non-Ri...
9 hrs ago
4769306 tn?1506632630
Blank
KeeLolo, and KTowne commented on KeeLolo's status
16 hrs ago
4769306 tn?1506632630
Blank
KeeLolo, journey2motherhood, and KTowne commented on KeeLolo's status
Oct 12
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources