Tattoos When Pregnant: Safety and Precautions

It is possible that the chemicals in the dye may affect the development of the baby during the first 12 weeks. However, the risks are unknown, as are any effects on the baby during the remainder of the pregnancy. Some women may have also heard that if they have a tattoo on their back, they will be unable to get an epidural. Very few studies ...…

Can you get a tattoo while pregnant? - Today's Parent

Nov 30, 2018 · This is why many doctors advise against getting a tattoo while pregnant and even while breastfeeding. Betty Greenman, an international board-certified lactation consultant explains that while the ink molecules are too large to get into a mother’s breastmilk, she still doesn’t recommend moms get fresh ink while nursing.…