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Is it normal for my 2 month old son to be losing some of his hair on the top of his head?

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RyleesMama307

Asked by RyleesMama307 at 7:43 PM on Nov. 25, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Yes...it's not at all uncommon for the hair that was there at birth to disappear. Mine was born with black hair that fell out.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 7:48 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Yes I know a lot of babies that have lost their hair.
    mommy20507

    Answer by mommy20507 at 7:50 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Yes. 3 of my 4 ended up losing almost all of their newborn hair. One actually looked like Charlie Brown until he was a year old! :)
    4happykiddos

    Answer by 4happykiddos at 7:58 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • yupo completely normal! :D
    MommaBear1129

    Answer by MommaBear1129 at 8:49 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Yup...many babies loose hair
    ColleenF30

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 9:00 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • LOL yes! My poor little guy lost all his hair on top at that age. But don't fear, he is 8 months old now and it's been back for months.
    lilmami81

    Answer by lilmami81 at 9:02 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Totally! You can't always tell, as new hair often grows in pretty quickly. The only way I can really tell is by seeing all the hair left in his bassinet each morning. :)
    KatieCrandall

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 10:23 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • yes my son is 3 onths old and he was born with tons of har and now he has lost almost all of it my daughter did the smae
    ArmyLove2006

    Answer by ArmyLove2006 at 11:05 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Completely normal. Some but not all babies will lose their "newborn" hair by 4 mos and start growing their "kid" hair. 2 of my 5 did that, the first and the last ones, the 3 in the middle kept their hair. Good luck!!
    shmorris56

    Answer by shmorris56 at 1:07 AM on Nov. 26, 2008

  • Yep. My son has a third the hair he was born with at 3 months.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 4:37 PM on Nov. 26, 2008

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