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Is it normal to have problems with my hair while I am pregnant?

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Dr. Daniel Rychlik
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Hormones in pregnancy can have dramatic effects on hair including increasing volume or causing balding patches.
Both are normal an usually resolve after pregnancy is completed.

In brief: Yes

Hormones in pregnancy can have dramatic effects on hair including increasing volume or causing balding patches.
Both are normal an usually resolve after pregnancy is completed.
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

Some women experience thinning of their hair or dry hair.
This is usually transient and due to hormone changes of pregnancy.

In brief: Yes

Some women experience thinning of their hair or dry hair.
This is usually transient and due to hormone changes of pregnancy.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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