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Sunless Tanning Bed

Is it ok to use a sunless tanning bed while pregnant? My first appointment with my obgyn isn't until Monday and I usually go tanning on Saturday afternoons but I'm not sure if that's ok to do anymore.
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1926656 tn?1334970201
This us from the American Pregnancy association
" In a Bed: There are no studies that provide conclusive evidence that tanning beds directly harm your baby. However, the following are some ways that tanning beds can be harmful to you. Most health care providers advise against any activity that might raise your body temperature, such as saunas or tanning beds. Overheating is associated with spinal malformations in the baby.

Some studies also link UV rays and folic acid deficiency. Folic acid prevents neural tube defects, such as spina bifida, and is especially important in the first trimester. During pregnancy, your skin is more susceptible to burning and chloasma, the dark splotches that appear on the face during pregnancy. Speak to your health care provider about the safety of tanning beds during pregnancy."
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There fine to us maybe once a week or twixe a week for few mins but i wudnt take the mic n go on for more than 9 mins but if u can i wud just avoid it sit in the sun instead its like dyin ur hair u can when ur pregnant but it says incthe intructions go avoid while pregnant so u do
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My ob says no tanning beds, saunas, or hot baths while pregnant.
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My ob said no tanning beds, but laying outside is fine.
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1806883 tn?1458321004
tanning bed also cause skin cancer
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1959722 tn?1338778115
Girl just spray tan until you have the baby why risk it?
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You can tan in a uva Veda which is a bringing bed and it takes longer to tan but you have to get out when you get hot. Its the over heating there worried about but you can get sunless spray tans anytime. I get one once a week! I wouldn't recommend the bed so stick with the sunless airbrush !!
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My OB said absolutely NOT. Not even self tanners because it can get in the blood stream.
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