A few weeks ago as I was styling my hair, I brushed it back and to my surprise there was a huge bald spot! And then I brushed the other side and there was…ANOTHER bald spot!! It had happened. One of the things I dreaded most but couldn’t run away from-
For those who are unfamiliar with it, post-partum shedding is completely natural. In a nutshell, this sometimes happens to mothers between months 3 and 6 after your baby is born. According to ‘What Expect”
“Normally, the average head loses 100 hairs a day — but not all at once, so you don’t notice them. Your pregnancy hormones keep those hairs from falling out (which is why your hair looks as lush as a supermodel’s, or is so thick you can barely get a brush through it). But all good things must come to an end, and that includes your awesome new ‘do. When those hormones drop back to normal, the extra hairs drop, too.”
The big question now is, how do I deal with my bald spots??