Getting to the Root of Postpartum Hair Loss

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According to the American Academy of Dermatology, many new moms experience noticeable hair loss after having a baby. While it can be alarming, the good news is it’s normal, and it’s not actual hair loss. Hair shedding, or postpartum hair loss, typically peaks around four months post-delivery. But, by their baby’s first birthday, most moms regain their normal hair growth. …

Baby Blues and Postpartum Hair Loss: Why Is My Hair Falling Out?

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From stretch marks to bizarre food cravings, the side effects of pregnancy are well-known and discussed regularly. After you welcome your new bundle of joy, you certainly anticipate the sleepless nights, shedding the baby weight and the hormonal roller-coaster known as the baby blues. No one, however, warns you about the less common struggles of the postpartum hair loss. A …