Emma McIntyre/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images
For many women, one of the pleasant side effects of pregnancy is having a full, luxurious head of hair. The downside to this is what happens a few months after giving birth. Because I’m willing most people have heard about postpartum hair loss. However, nothing quite prepares you for having handfuls of hair come out while in the shower. Someone should really give new moms an honest heads-up, right? Well, Rachel Platten asked fans about postpartum hair loss, and they didn’t hold back.
In case you missed the big news, the “Fight Song” singer recently welcomed her first child with husband Kevin Lazan. Platten gave birth to a baby girl named Violet Skye on Jan. 26, Us Weekly reported. Since then, the new mom has shared many posts about her daughter, motherhood, and her postpartum body via Instagram. On Wednesday, March 13, Platten shared a photo of her new ‘do, along with an important question for her followers. “Thank you to the sweetest ever @justinanderson & #dphuehouse for helping me feel a little brighter with my new blonde situation,” she wrote. “Also, ladies HOW CAN I KEEP ALL THIS PREGNANT HAIR? is it true it’s some of it will fall out after a couple of months? 🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽😭😭😭.”
Plenty of Platten’s Instagram followers didn’t sugarcoat anything with their comments. One fellow mom wrote, “You’ll be taking a shower and you’ll be convinced that you have a horrible…