How To Take Care of Her Hair During Pregnancy?

Hormonal upheaval forces, pregnancy changes the appearance of your hair. In a majority of cases, it makes your hair shiny and supplied, but that is not the case for everyone. Discover our tips for taking care of your hair during these nine months.

Hormonal upheaval forces, pregnancy changes the appearance of your hair. In a majority of cases, it makes your hair shiny and supplied, but that is not the case for everyone. Discover our tips for taking care of your hair during these nine months.

How To Take Care of Her Hair During Pregnancy

Pregnancy: the most beautiful hair

Are you pregnant? These are your hair will be delighted! Pregnancy is boosting hormone levels, which have the power to give your hair a silky and resistant appearance. Strong and shiny, they radiate for nine months. And you do not know but maybe during this period, hair loss stops. Therefore, pregnant, you have provided and most voluminous hair sensation.

Pregnant, what hair care choose?

This is not because they look healthier she must remember to maintain. Choose a mild shampoo to strengthen hair shine. After making a good shampoo, apply a conditioner, this will facilitate styling. Then, once a week, make a moisturizing mask. And do not forget to rinse your hair, ending with cold water for maximum shine.

Pregnancy and color: I have the right or not?

Some mothers are reluctant to make a color. However, any risk to your baby rests assured. Active dyes bind to the hair and are not likely to reach your offspring. However, it is possible that the color does not “normally” react on your hair. Indeed, high concentrations of hormones may influence the result.

If you want to change color, it is better to entrust your head a hairdresser, tell her that you are pregnant. Thus, it can achieve the dosages accordingly.

It is better not to multiply the treatments because they weaken the hair, and you may end up with damaged hair after childbirth. Especially, make sure to take care of colored hair.

After delivery: hair loss

Once baby born, your body undergoes a new shock: the sudden drop in hormones. The latter may have an impact on your mood and morale (the famous “baby blues”), but also on your hair. Indeed, they found a normal life cycle, punctuated by daily falls, plus those “late”.

Do not be shocked if you see your hair falling in large numbers, it is quite normal. 

However, it is possible that you are a little disappointed with the state of your hair, thinner and less bright. Continue care and go for a little refreshment at the hairdresser if needed (you now understand why so many young mothers cut their hair?). If the fall drags on beyond a few months, do not hesitate to consult a doctor, he will prescribe the appropriate treatment.

See also our beauty tips in our dossier on hair care.