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Is it safe to do facial during pregnancy? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 18-Oct-2013
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Practicing since : 2005
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User:Hi doctor
User:My wife is 26 years and pregnant now. 23rd week running. Can she get facial done?
Doctor:No problem
User:What about face bleach , waxing and pedicure ?
Doctor:no problem
User:I am right now in parlor , as per their manager facial and bleach not advised as it involves sitting in 125 degrees
User:So I am confused, as they are not doxtors
Doctor:ok I am not talking about position
Doctor:sitting in 125 degrees if comfortable
Doctor:is ok
User:They say facial involves applying pressure points on face hence not advised
Doctor:In my opinion there is no contraindication for facial during pregnancy
User:Ok, thanks. Any precautions should she take?
Doctor:I do not think
Doctor:let her get up frequently from the chair
Doctor:did you follow?
Doctor:Do you have any more questions
Doctor:Thank you for visiting me here
Doctor:Bye for now
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