I'll admit it: By the eighth month of my last pregnancy I completely abandoned all attempt at shaving my legs above the shins. Luckily for me, it was November in the Midwest so only my husband knew the difference thanks to a closet full of maternity pants and leggings. But my previous baby had come in May, so I have known the frustration of trying to tackle a full leg and bikini shave at the end of pregnancy. It ain't pretty, but sometimes, for me, it just feels necessary. Thankfully, there are some pregnancy shaving tips that can make the experience a little less miserable.
Some gestating women opt to scrape the whole endeavor and just visit a salon for a good old wax job, but let's face it: Not all of us have the guts or the cash to take it to that next level. So for every baby-growing woman out there whose home razor and shaving cream are the only option, you and I are going to need all the life hacks we can get. Without further ado, here are seven pregnancy shaving tips to get you through the end of your third trimester. (I know, it still seems impossible.)