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Q: hair growth ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: hair growth
Category: Miscellaneous
Asked by: sweetmita-ga
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Posted: 02 Jul 2006 12:35 PDT
Expires: 01 Aug 2006 12:35 PDT
Question ID: 742827
what is the hormone in pregnant women that causes the hair to grow?
Subject: Re: hair growth
Answered By: eiffel-ga on 02 Jul 2006 12:43 PDT
Hi sweetmita-ga,

The hormone is estrogen. According to the American Pregnancy Association:

  "During pregnancy there is an increase in the level of
   estrogen hormones. The estrogen hormone causes hair to
   remain in the growing phase and stimulate the growth
   of your hair."


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