If pregnancy were an awards show, the uterus would win leading lady and the vagina would take home best supporting actress. Each take on their own role to make having a baby possible. But while the world watches your belly expand over the course of your pregnancy, there are plenty of unseen changes happening below the belt that only you are privy to. Aside from your doctor, no one else needs to know the about things that happen to your vagina during the third trimester, because things can get pretty strange down there.
Once you make it to the final few months of your pregnancy, you may feel like Stranger Things is a title better suited for what's happening to your vagina. Some pretty bizarre things start to happen (vaginal acne, anyone?) the closer you get to meeting your baby. The good news is, there's really nothing that happens to cause any panic. The majority of these symptoms are temporary and will be a thing of the past once your baby is born.
If you've noticed some changes between your legs and your third trimester creeps along, see if you're experiencing one of these common things that happen to your vagina during this stage of pregnancy.