Our Blog

Maternity skin care advice and guidance and general pregnancy and post partum related information.


When are varicose veins a cause for concern?
By: Tracy Hughes / 13 Comments

When are varicose veins a cause for concern?

While most people see varicose veins and/or spider veins as merely a cosmetic problem, it’s important to realize that varicose veins can be an indicator of a potentially major health problem.

Promoting a positive body image post-pregnancy
By: Elaine Swires / 13 Comments

Promoting a positive body image post-pregnancy

When I was a kid, I don’t really remember my mom – or any of my friends’ moms – commenting about “baby weight.” Sure, every so often there was an off-handed comment about an extra few pounds that they hadn’t shed after the baby was born. But it was rarely mentioned – especially compared to today.

Why choose advanced maternity skin care?
By: Serena Jones / 11 Comments

Why choose advanced maternity skin care?

Robelyn Labs takes great pride in both the safety and effectiveness of our products. We do our research, and work with our chemists to provide our clients with a product that they can trust. Safe and effective are the criteria for our skin care formulations.

How do pregnancy concerns differ throughout the world?
By: Elaine Swires / 13 Comments

How do pregnancy concerns differ throughout the world?

Women get pregnant all the time – all over the world. It’s what keeps the human race going. And while pregnancy symptoms are pretty much the same for everyone (understanding, of course, that each individual has her own experiences), it’s interesting to see how women view their symptoms and concerns based on their local culture and experience.

Preventing varicose veins during pregnancy
By: Tracy Hughes / 50 Comments

Preventing varicose veins during pregnancy

One of the more common “side effects” of pregnancy is varicose veins. Varicose veins are those bulging, twisted-looking darker veins that appear under the skin – and pregnancy is one of the most common causes of varicose veins.

Back Pain in Pregnancy: Causes and Treatments
By: Tracy Hughes / 13 Comments

Back Pain in Pregnancy: Causes and Treatments

There is no question that pregnancy can be really rough on your back. Back pain typically begins around the halfway point of pregnancy, and there are several reasons for it.

What is Hyperemesis Gravidarum?
By: Serena Jones / 55 Comments

What is Hyperemesis Gravidarum?

Duchess Catherine of Cambridge recently announced her second pregnancy. And, as with her first pregnancy, it was announced early due to her struggles with Hyperemesis Gravidarum. Of course, the fact that the duchess is suffering from this condition has thrust hyperemesis gravidarum into the news.

Adjusting your skin care routine during pregnancy
By: Elaine Swires / 13 Comments

Adjusting your skin care routine during pregnancy

​When you’re pregnant, you become much more conscious of what you are putting in your body. You try to eat healthier, and you avoid things like caffeine and alcohol that can be harmful to the baby. For some women, the idea of adjusting their skin care routine during pregnancy doesn’t even factor in. But it should.

Instagram account encourages you to #loveyourlines
By: Tracy Hughes / 12 Comments

Instagram account encourages you to #loveyourlines

At Robelyn Labs, we are dedicated to addressing the skin care concerns of women before, during, and after pregnancy. Our products are safe and effective, and many women find that using our skin care products can help them prevent or reduce the appearance of their stretch marks and/or cellulite – and for them, they gain a bit of confidence back by getting rid of these so-called “flaws.”