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09 Aug 2007

Safety of Hair removal products

Is it safe to use hair removal products like Veet or self tan products while pregnant (10 weeks)?
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01 Jan 0001

It is probably best to wait till after 12 weeks for the Veet. Self tan prodcuts can have unexpected results in pregnancy as the pregnancy hormones can cause pigmentation.

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