The Ultimate Guide to Getting Ready for Your 2D/3D/4D Ultrasound

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Getting ready for your 2D/3D/4D ultrasound is an exciting time! We have all the tools necessary to make sure that you are comfortable and get the best possible images. But there are a few things each Mom to be can do before their scan to help make their pictures that much better.

Don’t Worry

Remember that it’s normal to feel anxious about having an ultrasound done because it’s not something we typically do on a regular basis – but don’t worry!

Look at Me 4D Imaging specializes in 3D and 4D ultrasounds. We provide an amazing bonding experience for expecting parents, as well as beautiful keepsake images of their baby before they are born.

Call us if we can help you with your ultrasound in Livingston Parish.

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Prepare your body

Prepare your body for the ultrasound by eating a light meal and drinking plenty of water 

A full bladder is very important for the ultrasound exam. Empty your bladder 90 minutes before exam time and then drink one 8-ounce glass of fluid (water, milk, coffee) an hour beforehand to stay hydrated.

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Be comfortable

Wear loose-fitting clothing that is comfortable to move in 

When getting an ultrasound, it’s important that you’re as comfortable as possible. It’s best to wear clothes that you can move in easily and will not interfere with the ultrasound probe.

We recommend a two-piece outfit so we can access your abdomen without you having to remove any clothes.

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Bring friends and family

If you’re feeling nervous about being alone during the ultrasound, bring someone who can be there for support and just because!

Bring any little brothers and sisters along too, so they can see their baby sibling on screen as well. It’ll make them feel like part of the process.

By the way, if your significant other is on the fence about finding out the baby’s gender early, here are some ways to convince them.

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Don’t Worry

Remember that it’s normal to feel anxious about having an ultrasound done because it’s not something we typically do on a regular basis – but don’t worry!

Ultrasounds are completely safe and painless! They also provide invaluable information about our babies’ health and development which is why they’re so important! You’ll see what I mean when you go through this guide 🙂

We hope this article has given you some helpful things to do in preparation for your ultrasound.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We’re happy to answer anything else that might come up before or during the appointment.

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