Q: Why does my skin feel extra sensitive during pregnancy?
A: “Many women experience skin changes during pregnancy and complain of itchiness, irritation and redness. If you have acne, it might worsen. While mostly it is normal, if you are experiencing any discomfort, talk to your physician about what creams would be safe for you to use.”

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Dr. Evelyn Minaya is a host of The Juice, Veria Living’s flagship lifestyle audience talk show, covering celebrities, food, fitness, fashion, beauty, health, and pop culture. A board-certified OB/GYN and women’s health expert, Dr. Evelyn is a graduate of Barnard College/Columbia University and the SUNY Health Science Center, an affiliate of New York University.