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Post-natal Hair Loss

Post-natal Hair Loss


  • Due to hormonal changes in the body
  • Lack of nutrition

Signs & Symptoms:

  • Drastic hair loss 2 to 5 months after child birth
  • Very oily and itchy scalp
  • Even baby hairs will fall off

Possible Complications:

  • If the problem is prolonged for more than 5 months, permanent hair loss may occur
  • If not treated, amount of hair lost may reach more than 50%
  • In more serious cases, hair is lost in patches