During pregnancy it is very important to take care of the facial skin to avoid the appearance of spots caused by the sun's rays. This pigmentation of the face is known as chloasma gravidarum. Therefore, before going outdoors, it is advisable to apply sunscreen with a high protection factor.
Sun protection to prevent sun spots during pregnancy
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist).
Last Update: 03/30/2022