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tanning? yes or no?

Ive gotten really pale lately and i would like to go tanning at the beach tomorrow. Is it safe for a pregnant woman to go tanning or is it harmful for the baby in a way?
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If your tanning at the beach and not in an actual tanning bed I would say its safe. But I would put sunscreen on so you dont burn.
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Don't tan for long. Change in high body heat can effect baby
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If your talking about in a tanning bed then no. It'd be safer to get spray tanned
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Tanning naturally is fine as long as you wear sun screen,  stay hydrated,  and don't get over heated.
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No
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No even natural sunbathing is not ok. Yout internal temp rises faster than your skin. If you feel you have to tan then you wet a towel with cool water and lay it over your belly to keep your belly temp low and from baking baby.
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