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Pascagoula, MS
A 35-year-old female asked:

In pregnancy, can i use lotions with fruit oils (burts bees) that contain vitamin a?to be clear, vit a & retinol are not listed as ingredients but fruit (like baobab) oil & betacarotene are listed as an ingredients. 7wks & been using. is this safe?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Safe, not useful: You may use fruit oils, but that will not improve your health. Take prenatal vitamins and see your doctor regularly for antenatal care. Wish you good health and a healthy baby!
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