Your 23rd week

      Your Baby

      Vernix is formed in order to protect the delicate skin of your baby. It prevents urine or bowel movements from attacking the skin in the amniotic fluid. A fixed sleep and wake rhythm will settle your child. It is now about 29 cm tall and weighs more than 500 grams.

      Length 29 cm Weight 500 gr

      Your body

      The increased levels of estrogen make your hair appear to be shiny and fuller. In addition, your body stored water and the deposits retain at different places of your body.

      Our AptaAdvantage Tip

      With proper hair care will benefit you to feel more comfortable. If you are more prone to dry hair, brushing the hair regularly will stimulate the sebaceous glands. For more oily hair, you should not wash your hair in hot water. 

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