During pregnancy, you might have been blessed with a thick and lustrous mane of hair. After having the baby, however, your locks could start shedding excessively. This normal symptom results from hormonal changes in the body.
Do postpartum baby hairs grow out?
Most women will return to their usual hair growth cycle between 6 and 12 months after birth. Many new moms notice hair loss – sometimes quite dramatic – around three months postpartum. This is a normal – and temporary – postpartum change that is unrelated to breastfeeding.
Should I shave off my baby hairs?
DON’T shave or wax your baby hairs
But no matter how much your baby hairs are annoying you, Joanne says waxing and shaving are out of the question. “Unless you can commit to serious and costly laser treatment like Kim K there aren’t any realistic, long-term solutions.” And you might regret it later.
What do you do with baby hairs on your hairline?
Tips for styling baby hairs
- Go with the grain. …
- You can use a small amount of hair gel, mouse, or even water teamed with a small, round barrel brush to bring hairs forward and comb them down.
- Create small ringlets that frame your face or gel baby hairs down so that they form a subtle crown around your hairline.