Many women experience acne during pregnancy, thanks to an increase in the hormone progesterone. Although some acne treatments aren’t safe to use when you are pregnant, your dermatologist can offer many alternatives to help you get your breakouts under control.
Watch this video to learn more about treating acne during pregnancy. BLU-U light treatment for acne can be safe and effective for pregnant women, as can some topical treatments. Don’t use any acne treatments without consulting with your dermatologist and OBGYN.
Swinyer-Woseth Dermatology can help you find the right combination of acne treatments to fight your breakouts safely during pregnancy. To make an appointment with a dermatologist in Salt Lake City, call 801-266-8841.