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Join Date: Sep 2007
Sunday, September 27, 2009 at 12:37PM
This is very interesting!! I'll be honest, I didn't read through every post, so sorry if I repeat what everyone's said!
I just went off the pill a week ago - I was originally taking it for my skin, then also for my horrible periods, and THEN also for my menstrual migraines! Well, I've been having massive shedding going on - so much so that I went to 3 doctors for help. After multiple blood tests (more to come!) we found out my testosterone is low. So, I decided to go off the pill (I've been on it for yeaaaaars). I'm hoping this helps. Apparently it will take up to 6 months to really notice. And if my hair gets more curly, I will LOVE that!! I'll just have to stock up on extra strength Midol and migraine medicine. Ugh.
3a - type 1 on the underside.
-Organix Tea Tree Mint Shampoo (occasionally)
-Garnier Fructis Triple Nutrition conditioner
-Suave Waterfall Mist Conditioner or Gee Your Hair Smells Terrific as leave-in
-A mix of Shique Gel and HE Totally Twisted mousse
-FX Curls Up Mousse, on occasion