Women's Health Community
Sudden change in hair color
About This Community:

A community for people with Women's Health-related concerns. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: medical conditions, general health, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Sudden change in hair color

Suddenly, the hair around my forehead has started to come in a very deep color.  My hair is naturally a dark strawberry blonde overtop of mostly brown hair underneath.  Lately, I have noticed diagonally above my eyes two patches of bright auburn hair coming in, each about the size of a quarter.  Tonight I then noticed about 1 inch under the auburn patch on the left side a similar patch of hair coming in  that is almost black.  I have had various colors of hair strands my whole life, mainly brown, some blonde, and some strawberry blonde, but never black.  I am concerned what might be causing my hair to suddenly change colors, and why the variety?  Anyone with answers or even suggestions would be greatly appreciated!
Related Discussions
Avatar n tn
Okay this is my first comment to someone, so I am no expert..But I can't help but notice your nickname "mom of two bugs"..If you are getting older, maybe the blackish/auburn is just a way of preparing your hair for grays..Do you have any grays at all? If you have 2 children, it is a wonder you don't have gray hairs yet.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on hansen20's status
1 hr ago
1580318 tn?1452015597
Blank
Shannon79 commented on photo
5 hrs ago
587083 tn?1327123862
Blank
zouzi commented on Please be aware of th...
7 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kingston, Jamaica
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
1415482 tn?1459706314
Blank
Kingston, Jamaica
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC