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Is it safe to use nail polish while pregnant?

Is it safe to use nail polish while pregnant?

Yes: It is fine to get your nails done or do them at home. Be sure to be in a well ventilated area with lots of air movement so the fumes aren't overwhelming. ...Read more

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Is it safe to use nail polish while 30 weeks pregnant?

Is it safe to use nail polish while 30 weeks pregnant?

Safe.: Painting your nails is not going to affect a pregnancy, whether you are 3 weeks along or 30 weeks along. Congratulations! ...Read more

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Is it safe to use nail polish on your hands?

Is it safe to use nail polish on your hands?

YES, but...: why would you? It is designed for use on nails and doesn't feel so good on the hands. Sort of like superglue, only not so nasty that it sticks you to yourself. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use nail polish remover on an open bed sore to prevent pus from coming out?

Is it safe to use nail polish remover on an open bed sore to prevent pus from coming out?

No it is not: Pressure sores can be treated with many things, but nail polish remover is not one of them. A pressure sore that has pus draining from it needs to be evaluated by a physician familiar with pressure sore care. Get medical care now. ...Read more

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Are there safer alternatives to nail polish remover?

Are there safer alternatives to nail polish remover?

Nail polish: Acetone free nail polish removers exist that may be less noxious also there are buffing systems that shine up the nails so you don't need to use nail polish. ...Read more

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Is UV gel nail polish safe in pregnancy ?

Is UV gel nail polish safe in pregnancy  ?

Nail polish: I do not know what UV gel is but in general there are no restrictions on nail polish in pregnancy ...Read more