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Ok , Is it just me or is my nose getting HUGE? Mrs Stanford1980 1 child; San Diego, CA, United States 12073 posts
16th Jul '08

It seems like the closer I get to the end of my pregnancy, the bigger my nose gets. I mean, it is still an ok shape and everything, but I have no doubt it is bigger..



Maaann, If we pregnant ladies didn;t have enough issues from swoolen feet to hemorrhoids to bacne, do we really need to get bigger noses too? I wonder how long it is going to take to get smaller after delivery.

BAЯBIE 18 kids; d***o, 42341 posts
16th Jul '08

I'v never heard of that, do you mean like your gaining weight in your face and it looks bigger? Or are you saying it actually looks longer?

Sharonblueyes{EBFB} 3 kids; Sequim, Washington 23124 posts
16th Jul '08

LOL your post title made me laugh.
Looking back at my pictures, I think my nose was a little... bloated I guess right before I had my daugher, but it went away just as fast as all my water weight after the birth. I think its just fluid retention that does it. Your nose doesnt actually change in size thank goodness! :)

Mrs Stanford1980 1 child; San Diego, CA, United States 12073 posts
16th Jul '08
Quoting MommyMel0dy♥:
*Mama Mica* 1 child; Alaska 1717 posts
16th Jul '08

Mine did this too =) It's the extra fluid and swelling of the mucous membranes that happens on when you're pregnant. I snored like crazy when I was pregnant too!

Mrs Stanford1980 1 child; San Diego, CA, United States 12073 posts
16th Jul '08
Quoting AKmommy08:
*Mama Mica* 1 child; Alaska 1717 posts
16th Jul '08
Quoting Mrs Verdu:
~*bAbYmAmA*~ 1 child; Los Banos, California 816 posts
16th Jul '08

i just heard bout that! Well i was taking a gender determination quiz (totally dumb) but one of the questions was "Has your nose gotten bigger?" Me and my friend were like WTF?! lol but i guess its true then.

Wallah 1 child; Germany 1104 posts
16th Jul '08
Quoting AKmommy08:
LotusBaby {{BBC}} 1 child; Florida 821 posts
16th Jul '08
Quoting Wallah:
~*Eu = Alyxx*~ 1 child; Florida 274 posts
16th Jul '08

my nose looks bigger too :(

*Mama Mica* 1 child; Alaska 1717 posts
16th Jul '08
Quoting Wallah:
Jess [Isabella's Mommy] { 1 child; Lexington, Kentucky 2985 posts
17th Jul '08
Quoting Mrs Verdu:
*B*[HBC] 1 child; Texas 1421 posts
19th Jul '08

my nose did get bigger hehe! my mom says thats how she knew i was pregnant bf I even knew! sucks I know I hope everything gets back to normal hehe

tigerlily 3 kids; Georgia 1830 posts
19th Jul '08

Yes, my nose has gotten fatter too!



I honestly think it has something to do with carrying a boy. Something with the hormones. I don't normally believe in those old wives' tales, but my nose did not change at all when I carried both my daughters. Now I'm carrying a boy and my nose is swollen looking, just like it was when I carried my other son.



Don't worry though, it will go back to normal after you have the baby. :)