I tend to think of pregnancy as an alien taking over my body because, essentially, that’s what’s happening. And when an alien takes over your body strange things happen and you shouldn’t be surprised because alien. In your body.
Hair becomes thick and lustrous? Go with it. Hair starts to fall out? Sorry about that. Skin glowing like the moon itself? Wonderful! Acne like a ‘before’ picture on a Proactiv commercial? Sorry ’bout that.
Thar be some weird shiz that goes down during pregnancy. Earlier this year Aela Mass covered a bunch of freaky pregnancy symptoms you shouldn’t get all worked up about. Stuff like brown spots, skin tags, tingling hands, and a metallic taste in your mouth — I told you … ALIEN. But I thought I’d add to Aela’s list with some more weird but common pregnancy symptoms.
If you experience any of the below symptoms, keep calm and carry on. It’s totally normal.
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