While there are many symptoms associated with conception, morning sickness, tender breasts and exhaustion, pregnancy glow is arguably one of the initial signs you’ve got a baby on board. So, what is pregnancy glow and it is a real thing?
A visibly noticeable brightening in the skin’s appearance, the “glow,” is one of many physiological changes a woman may experience due to an influx in hormones while pregnant, the American Pregnancy Association says.
Though the reason behind the natural highlighter isn’t concrete, science provides a little insight to the skin phenomenon.
Onset by increased blood volume (by approximately 50%) and production of the hormone HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin), this duo works together to create the…