Pregnancy by weeks

What happens to the baby?

The baby reaches the period during which his/her wrinkled skin gets smooth. The reason for this is the increased amount of fats accumulated under the skin surface. Such fats are his/her source of energy.

Charged with new additional forces, your baby is ready for achievements! And you feel them quite tangibly with his/her constant movements.

a lettuce

This week the baby is
as big as a lettuce

29

week

29 week

Eighth month

What happens to you?

The kicks, the fists and all other movements of the little baby inside make you feel the energy the little imp has gained. Now, it is the time when you should better start counting his/her movements. Normally, your baby makes about 10 movements within 2 hours.

Of course, it is possible that your child prefers peaceful lounges than active movements. The fact that the baby is lazier is not a reason for troubles, but if you notice rarer movements, you’d better consult your gynecologist.

The baby growing inside you takes the required space by unmercifully stretching your skin. This is the reason for the itches you feel on your belly. In order to cope with them, we recommend you to make regular massages with Maternea Anti-Stretch Marks Body Cream. Find out more about it in the section with recommended products, if you have still not tried it.

Recommended products

Maternea’s personal hygiene products Shower Oil and Intimate Gel are the hydrating foundation upon which any subsequent care will only be more effective. Our Anti-Stretch Mark Body Cream penetrates deep into the skin and combines perfectly with Elasticity Oil, which prevents the water-lipid layer of the skin drying out. Apply the cream in the morning and the oil in the evening. Our Breast Firming Cream will help the fine skin expand safely, and protect it from stretch marks. Our Cooling & Relaxing Gel for Legs relieves tension and reduces swelling.

This week you should ...

Eat yoghurt – It regulates the function of your stomach as it contains natural probiotics in the form of alive bacteria. In this way you can avoid the two serious indispositions – constipation and diarrhea.

Ensure sound sleep – If you suffer insomnia, try the well-known recipe – a cup of hot milk before bed. It calms down the nerves and will help you get asleep.

Defeat acids – They continue torturing your body? You can defeat them by avoiding heavy foods, chocolate and nuts before bed.

Your skin during pregnancy

See what awaits you in the next three months.

Pregnancy by weeks

Here you will find useful tips and a lot of information for you and your baby's development per week.

We use only pure ingredients and rely on the oils’ natural aroma in Maternea products.

Our products are hypoallergenic and dermatologically tested.

Guaranteed safe for mother and baby.

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