you are pregnant and notice that your breasts become very sensitive and pain?Hormonal changes during pregnancy lead not only to changes in your mood, but also to an increase in blood flow and changes in breast tissue that can make your breasts during pregnancy painful, extremely sensitive to touch, and you will feel tingling and poured (swelling) chest.Perhaps you are experiencing is every time before menstruation - then you may not notice these changes.
Breast engorgement is one of the first early signs of pregnancy.In this state, the breast usually stays starting from 4th - 5th week of pregnancy and during the first trimester.
From about the 6th - 9th weeks, you may notice that your breasts are getting bigger.Mammary glands will continue to grow throughout the pregnancy.Usually breast during pregnancy "grows" in the 1-2 size, especially if it is your first pregnancy.You may feel itchy skin on the chest, as the skin is stretched on it (and you can even stretch marks appear).
By the end of the first month of pregnancy, you may also notice that the skin on his chest began to emerge veins, and her nipples grew and darkened.Do not be surprised, after a few months of the areola (pigmented spots around the nipples) will be even bigger and darker!
Found small bumps on the areola, which was not there before?Do not worry - it stood out cancer, called Montgomery tubercles that postpartum will allocate perceptible only to your baby smell that will help him find the breast correctly.
From the third month of pregnancy, your breasts start to produce colostrum - a special milk that your child will receive the first few days after birth.It looks like a thick, yellowish substance.In the last months of pregnancy, you may be allocated a small amount of colostrum, so be careful with the acquisition of special pads for the chest.
How to relieve breast pain?
first step to relieving discomfort in the breast during pregnancy - is the acquisition of a few natural, well supported by the chest and most importantly - the appropriate size - bras!You may find that bras with seeds that you were before, you become uncomfortable and small.To prevent chafing nipples choose seamless bra made of soft, absorbant and "breathable" material (the best - of cotton).
Can advance purchase special bras for nursing mothers.They can be worn both during pregnancy and afterwards, when you breastfeed.Please note that your breasts will become harder and harder, so give up bras with thin straps that will crash your shoulders.
When buying a bra, you must also take into account the fact that the breast will grow, so take a model with a cup, which is a bit more of your breasts during pregnancy , and always make sure that the bra clasp was regulated, and if necessary, could weaken.