Although a human being's skin has a degree of elasticity, it is not illimitable. It is perfectly normal for the belly to itch as it is growing during pregnancy. To soothe the itching, try to avoid hot showers and baths. Hot water will make skin more itchy because it washes away natural oils. Moisturize liberally with thicker creams and products like cocoa butter. You should wear clothing that fits loosely and be sure not to scratch!

Immediately moisturize your skin with an oil or cream to help trap water in the surface cells. Use a humidifier. Hot, dry, indoor air can parch sensitive skin

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