Second trimester – so what is your baby up to?

Second trimesterWeek 16
Tiny bones are forming in the ears, eyebrows, lashes and hair is starting to fill in

Week 18
Lots of movement…! Yawning, kicking, punching, rolling, twisting, hiccupping, swallowing and sucking. – what can you feel?

Week 20
Baby is gulping down amniotic fluid and its taste buds are now working

Week 22
Lucky baby! It is sleeping 12-14 hours per day

Week 24
Putting on weight, baby is now developing fat. Its skin is becoming opaque and its pigment is starting to show.

Week 26
Baby’s immune system is absorbing the antibodies. Its eyes are now forming.

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