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Can being pregnant affect my skin texture?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Because of hormonal fluctuations, women can experience many skin changes during pregnancy. Some examples are acne and changes in pigmentation known as pregnancy mask.

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