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Not only do the high levels of estrogen in your body make you itch, increased blood supply to the skin is another culprit of the itching that most pregnant women experience. Your belly is also growing and expanding to accommodate your new baby.Is it normal to have itchy skin during pregnancy?
Itching is common in pregnancy. Usually it's thought to be caused by raised levels of certain chemicals in the blood, such as hormones. Later, as your bump grows, the skin of your tummy (abdomen) is stretched and this may also feel itchy.