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Hair on legs!!

(9 Posts)
dkay Mon 01-Oct-07 11:25:50

Hi Girls,

The growth of the hairs on my legs has really slowed down, it's great....has this happened to any of ye and do you think this is a sign of a girl?

seaside72 Mon 01-Oct-07 11:43:25

Hi - me too! It went into overdrive for the first 12 weeks but since about week 14 it has slowed loads

However 20 week scan shows I am having a boy? So not sure on that theory -sorry!

Mercy Mon 01-Oct-07 12:03:35

This happened to me in both pregnancies - I have one girl and one boy!

And 3½ years after the last one the hair still hasn't grown back properly.

(is this quite a common occcurence then?)

scorpio1 Mon 01-Oct-07 12:05:26

i shaved my legs on Thursday and they are still so smooth, normally would have to be doing them again by now! Im 12+3. This is my 3rd pg but first time this has happened.

frazzledazzle Mon 01-Oct-07 12:11:27

The hair growth on my legs really slowed down in my 3rd pregnancy and she was my only girl,but it's probably a coincidence judging by seasides post.

dkay Mon 01-Oct-07 15:57:08

It's funny cos the hair on my head is growing quickly...you'ld still wonder if the old wives tales are true though!

RGPargy Mon 01-Oct-07 15:58:40

The hairs on my legs are so long now i cant tell if they've grown or not!!

RG (31+6)

claraq Mon 01-Oct-07 15:58:51

Yes me too and co-incidentally we have just been discussing this on the due dec thread so it must be fairly common!

Eaglebird Mon 01-Oct-07 16:20:36

I've only just realised I haven't shaved my legs since last week, and they don't even need a trim yet. How weird. Normally I have to shave them every other day, otherwise I look like a wild woman. Ooh what a bonus.
Mind, my eyebrows have gone haywire to make up for lack of leg hair. I really should go to a beauty salon and get them waxed or something. Can anyone recommend eyebrow waxing? Is it torture? I'm rubbish at shaping them myself - I always end up with one bigger than the other.

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