An Awesome Trick She Does To Capture Her Body Changes During The Pregnancy
Pregnancy belly casts are a great way to celebrate your pregnancy and capture the changes your body goes through to carry your precious little one. These plaster casts are typically created during the last three to four weeks of pregnancy, and the one in this video was made at the thirty-six-week mark.
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You can create your own prenatal cast by first covering your abdomen with Vaseline. Then, get your partner, mother, or friend to help you apply the plaster strips. Allow the plaster to harden. Then, you can pull it off, and you will always have a keepsake from your pregnancy to remember how your body looked. It is especially fun to make a belly cast for each of your children so you can see the similarities and differences in your pregnancy body each time. You can even paint the finished casts for an extra creative touch!
Watch this video to see Missy Lanning’s entire belly casting process. You won’t want to miss last thirty seconds where she places this cast next to the cast she made during her previous pregnancy. It is amazing to see the different ways her body has adapted to pregnancy with Oliver and Finley.