While it might conjure up a Jim Carrey movie and a voluptuous pregnant woman with a cartoonish green face, "the mask of pregnancy" is no laughing matter. It's certainly not fictional, either.
mask of pregnancy
A healthy glow, increased oils, lines, dark places, skin tags...these can all be normal skin changes you'll notice during your second trimester. Read on to see just what you can expect.
Now that you are pregnant your skin may begin to change right before your very eyes. Your skin can change from a sudden new glow on your face to pinkish, reddish streaks on your stomach. Here is a list of skin changes that are common during pregnancy.