When you’re pregnant, you expect to deal with certain side effects such as swollen ankles, morning sickness and heartburn. However, one side effect which isn’t commonly talked about and which can come as a huge shock to new moms, is hair loss.
Postpartum hair loss is extremely common, yet that doesn’t make it any easier to deal with; especially as your hair is thick, bouncy and looking healthier than ever during pregnancy. So, what exactly is postpartum hair loss? Is it permanent, how long does it last and is there anything you can do to stop it? Here, you’ll discover everything you need to know.