Women Growing Beard

Hormone Changes - Cause Of Thick Hair Growth In Females

  • Hormone changes in menopause and pregnancy may result in hirsutism.

Hirsutism is the excessive growth of thick hair, particularly on areas of the body not commonly seen in women. The hair growth in hirsutism is typical of male hair growth patterns, affecting the face (moustache/mustache or beard), chest, abdomen or back.