Beauty Myths Debunked Myth 1: Sitting & crossing legs won't cause varicose or spider veins; standing may.Pronounced veins often crop up on ppl who either have a genetic predisposition to them or have jobs that require them to stand a lot.Standing makes the vascular network work extra hard to pump blood from the legs up to the heart. If the valves, which keep blood flowing in 1 direction within ur vessels, aren't functioning properly, a pooling of blood can occur & result in unsightly veins.
way to announce pregnancy. (We did something similar to this and we also took photos of all our shoes in the sand. There are volleyball courts by our place so we used those. Turned out really cute! -Meg)