My DD also has red/ginger hair - whatever you want to call it. My beautiful baby girl was born with red/'ginger' or strawberry blonde hair. My step daughter was born with fiery red hair but my daughters is lighter. Is this concern about ginger teasing a very British thing? Yes my son was born with black hair and it went mousey brown by the time he was about 1. Ginger’s Role In Traditional Medicine For Hair Ginger has widespread use in alternative and traditional medicine due to its circulatory, analgesic, and anti-inflammatory properties. You're right about the confidence too. My ds2 - 1 yo. Now he's so dark its almost black. Now at 9 he has dark brown hair. I'm curious to see what her hair will end up like though because I was born with super dark brown hair that turned light brown and my husband was born with bleach blond hair that turned dark brown around 2nd grade. Are you male or female? When did your babies eyes change colour?? Thick wavy masses of reddish hair. Ginger is not insulting. Kimberley was born with a mop of strawberry blonde (ok red!) The highest percentage of redheads in the world reside in Ireland, according to Eupedia, a European website that explores ancestry and genetics. Sent from my E5603 using Netmums mobile app. Did your babies hair colour change? It's pure orange. A couple of things. You'll be surprised what our children pick up from us, no matter how young. It is indescribably distinctive and wonderful.He has never been teased and he loves his hair. Around the age of 1 the strawberry faded to just blonde, and around 4 it began to slowly darken. Me and dh are dark and we have a redhead its getting darker now, and he has dark blue eyes. I love it. Wondering if your baby could be a redhead? Top fell out at around 3weeks old & it's coming back through red/ginger. she was virtually albino for ages, but now is a mousy dull brownish color.Red hair is lovely, I don't know any here (KL), but at her last school there was one boy with properly firry red hair. Not a British thing. both my children had ginger eyebrows. She is a very lucky girl! I heard it over and over again when I was pregnant with my daughter. My hair is blonde and dads hair is dark brown and 15mth old ahd ginger tinge inhair at early age and still had ginger tinge. And mine lol! Is it possible for our child's hair to go ginger? Harry is one of the most famous redheads in the world — “a ginger” in British lingo. So my advice would be to grow it to a style that suits her and suits the texture of her hair. Red, sore & smelly neck!!!! Around the age of 1 the strawberry faded to just blonde, and around 4 it began to slowly darken. Hubby is dark Italian with dark eyes/hair/ olive skin I'm fair complected with hazel eyes med/brown hair dd#2 was born with red hair the color of a new copper penny and copper- green eyes. Very pretty. He also had eyes that looked deep blue and turned out to be a really dark chocolate brown xx. Even then, babies and toddlers with blonde or red hair often develop brown hair as they age. My husband was born with very dark hair which turned platinum blonde when he was about 18m then turned brown as he got older. Scientific odds of the royal baby being born with red hair WITH Prince Harry and Meghan expecting their first baby, people are asking will it be a ginger? Also, my boyfriend's little cousin was born with dark brown hair, and as the months go by, his hair is changing to a ginger colour too. The husband’s family was not sure at first that the baby was his daughter. oh god! My father had red hair until he was in his mid-thirties and then it turned dark brown! Ginger hair just fades with age through an array of colors, from faded copper to rosy blonde to silvery white. i have ginger hair I HATTTTEEEE IT. I was so surprised to see my baby photos with a mop of black hair, as it is so light now! Yeah, it'll probably change. Be positive and tell her how beautiful it is and how lucky she is to be a bit different. ‘Carrot top’, ‘ginger minger’, ‘ginger nut’, ‘ging-er’, ‘ginge’ – those lucky enough to be graced with red hair will know these bonus namesakes all too well. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expecting a baby. AIBU reducing Grandparents' care 1x day a week whilst I'm on mat leave? There is a very wide variation of what’s normal.” Hi ladies just wondering people's opinions! I have strawberry blonde/light red hair and my DF is red. Stuck their DD in martial arts. In fact, it's more that people always, since he was a baby, have commented on his fabulous hair recently, and he is 6, a boy in his class said ds hair is the most amazing colour ESP when the light is on it. Talk widget showing discussions of the day & trending threads, Subscribe to Mumsnet emails direct to your inbox. It's pale ginger that is all (my friend with a pale ginger told me so it must be true)I don't have red hair, nor does my DD. He is now 12weeks, do you think he will stay this colour or is it possible for it to change still? When she runs, she looks like she has a flame behind her. Yes I said to my husband that kids will find something sign anyone to pick on. I was so surprised to see my baby photos with a mop of black hair, as it is so light now! My hair is blonde and dads hair is dark brown and 15mth old ahd ginger tinge inhair at early age and still had ginger tinge. Maybe an English thing. He is now 12weeks, do you think he will stay this colour or is it possible for it to change still? My DSs were born carrot tops and have stayed that way. She's 6 1/2 and still has red hair. No idea where from. My daughers looks like it will be slightly dark and although have red in it not quite as amazing! Top fell out at around 3weeks old & it's coming back through red/ginger. Actually, the real answer is that babies can be born with any hair color, and it can change or stay the same. Start thinking and talking more positively about it from this moment on. Her hair is GORGEOUS. I hope his hair goes a strawberry blonde. both my children had ginger eyebrows. Just give her a big set of amour made of confidence and love. I have ginger hair, no where near as bright as ds1's but its still ginger. You need to forget what bullies might target and instead, strive to bring up a confident girl who believes in herself. My hubby was very blonde, almost platinum from birth until school aged and his hair started to get darker. You don't want her to start seeing her hair as a negative thing. The hair on your head will appear white when all of the hair follicles lose their color completely. My new baby 3.5mths is also the same in colour. I wish my daughters was ginge too! I hope it stays that way, it looks gorgeous but I expect it will get dark again like his dad as brown is the more dominant colour, and his dad had light hair as a child too. You could do what the parents of a friend of my DH's did. Does the baby have red hair? DD was paler at birth, but has gone much darker than her brother and now looks 100% Arab, with extremely curly, almost afro hair. After he hit around 18-24 months it gradually got darker again until it went a a light dusty brown kind of colour. Also, my boyfriend's little cousin was born with dark brown hair, and as the months go by, his hair is changing to a ginger colour too. Will strawberry blonde/'ginger' hair stay?- upset! Indian woman demands DNA test after she was shunned as she was born with ginger hair and freckles. A MIXED-race mum claims strangers ask her if her son was ‘swapped at birth’ after he was born with red hair and blue eyes. i know exactly how you feel. My sister was born fair and is now light ginger. Our child was born with brown hair, but at 4 months it’s starting to have a red tinge. And enjoy your gorgeous daughter! Hair is a common area of concern for new parents, says Toronto paediatrician Beverly Kupfert. He is very sensitive over it.My niece also has red hair, pale ginger, it has gone slightly darker and redder as she has got older. DS1 came home very pleased with himself yesterday - the history teacher has told him he must have some (fierce) Celtic blood in him. The chances are slim for most people. She isn't teased, most people just think she is gorgeous.I think it might be easier for girls.If you are worried about it, you will give her a complex. It's not a handicap, honest. I think ginger-bashing is quite a British thing, one of the last bastions of 'acceptable' prejudice! It's very striking. As someone of East Asian decent who was born redhead, I can confirm that this was my case. Of course. My DS1 was born with strawberry blonde hair. It’s a recessive gene A ginger child can only be born if both parents carry the gene. Time will tell. Does anyone else have a red head and how does it make you feel? Now, I love my hair and have done for years.Honestly, be proud, ginger is something to celebrate not commiserate! My daughters was black and is now a sort of mousey colour http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160908/dcbc786ad5bde321db3ff82e1f9cff76.jpg http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160908/8ed95206ef0aef076b2e7ab51f4fa95e.jpg http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160908/ac768be3b776612cddda0075056b534d.jpg http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160908/c9caf421b12dd94fc5da49206684e3a4.jpg I was born ginger and am now a genuine natural blond. Prince Harry has bright ginger hair, so there may be another redhead royal baby born in spring. hair, her dad is ginger and im naturally blonde so she was bound to come out one or the other, thing is I thought she was a boy throughout my pregnanct, then out pops a girl with a massive mop of hair! My son was born with ginger hair and me and my partner both have dark brown hair and brown eyes are we're totally shocked when he came out ginger with blue eyes, in fact my partners first words when he was born was "oh my god he'd ginger" lol! Just waiting to see what his sisters hair will do x So we celebrate this and make her aware that people can often pick on things that make us different. I'm curious to see what her hair will end up like though because I was born with super dark brown hair that turned light brown and my husband was born with bleach blond hair that turned dark brown around 2nd grade. DD's hair was dark when she was born, then red, now blonde. Either way is fine as he is adorable but I'm interested on if it will stay or not. Red hair is the rarest natural hair color in the world. DD (7) has ginger hair. I was born with red hair, and then it turned blond when I was about 2, go figure. I've wondered if it has some roots in the Celtic divisions/history in the UK...My DD would fit in a treat in Scotland, she has a fine Scottish surname too thanks to my DP's family. No such thing as strawberry blonde. All mine were born with thick brown hair. If it's going to be really thick and thatchy, get a good cut etc etc. Sent from my SM-G930F using Netmums mobile app, My son was born with dark brown hair like his dad, and he's 5.5 months old now and it's a light brown/blonde exactly like mine. Your job is to give her the love and confidence to guide her through dealing with this. People are already commenting on it and using the word 'ginger' which I think is hurtful. My daughter was born with lots of black hair, it turned blonde after a little while My daughter was born with lots of black hair,  it turned blonde after a little while, My little girl is 12 weeks also, and had really dark hair like mine when born. Some worry about too much hair, while others worry about not enough. ‘Oh my God’ is literally the last thing any woman, especially one who just spent 11 hours delivering a baby, wants to hear. Albinism Babies born with … It may darken slowly during early childhood, or it may change more abruptly during adolescence due to hormonal changes. She never lost any hair. My husband was born with red hair, and it's still red to this day. Both parents must possess the recessive gene in order to have a redheaded baby, and those who do have a one-in-four chance of it happening. Sent from my iPhone using Netmums, Yes my son was born with black hair and it went mousey brown by the time he was about 1. If it's going to be prone to frizz there are products to ease that. Am I worried? It’s too early to tell, as the color of a baby’s hair changes with time. - has flaming golden red hair. Either way is fine as he is adorable but I'm interested on if it will stay or not, 263523 263524 It's still a bit red in the sunlight, but it's mostly brown. Don't try to avoid the things that focus bullies. Her eyebrows are the same shade, as is her eyelashes. http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160909/d0e12c9ba1381f3d698b76f1878ab0cd.jpg To think that high levels of children being sent to school are the beginnings of lockdown resistance from the working age population. So, you never know.Second thing... she will have a hard time from someone for something. Hair, spots, fat, big ears, liking books, who knows. Hair and eyes can both change dramatically over the first few months and even years of life. Now at 9 he has dark brown hair. my ds has very bright red hair and I love it. At what age did your babies trapped wind problems stop. My DS1 was born with strawberry blonde hair. As soon as you set foot on the playground, as a redhead, you stand out as different and become the focus for what some… People kept telling me it will fall out and grow back another color or darken/lighten with age but so far no change. Here are the chances of another redhead. She was born with reddish blond hair that has darkened to more light brown as it's grown in. My husband's hair is black and his mother has red hair. My nephew had red hair when he was younger and now aged 9 he is almost as dark as me (which is very!). Even black belt DH is a bit scared of her. i got bullied and bullied and nobody wants that for their child. TBH when ds1 was a baby he got so much more attention because of his fiery hair colour, most people love a ginger baby! In some lights it looks really fair and in others light brown but today it started looking quite red. To comment on this thread you need to create a Mumsnet account. but ginger runs in both sides of our families. The only adverse comment we had was a woman who looked at me and dh, then at ds, and loudly asked if he was adopted or had a different father as he couldn't be dh's. He is now 12weeks, do you think he will stay this colour or is it possible for it to change still? It all depends on whether Meghan Markle is a "secret ginger" or not. from a couple of the dafter boys at school, which I didn't even mind really, I've had such a lovely time being red Honestly, by the time she hits sixteen she'll be inundated with compliments about her Pre-Raphaelite locks.Make her feel beautiful and give her confidence in who she is. Answer: It is very possible that your baby's hair will show a reddish tinge as her true hair begins to grow in. My son was born jet black, none of it fell out, but he's now got this mop of carrot hair he's a proper little ginge! DS was born really quite dark with jet black hair, but paled up and is now a pale olive colour, with dark brown eyes and course but straight mouse brown hair. I have red hair. The friend is now 8 and her hair has mellowed into the most stunning dark auburn - it's truly wonderful. Red spot on baby's testicles: Baby hair clips/accessories: When did your baby's hair fall out? She is now a fiery red-haired, fit, black belt. I was born with loads of black hair, which gradually turned to blonde. She was born with reddish blond hair that has darkened to more light brown as it's grown in. I got teased but about many things, not just my hair colour. Sent from my iPhone using Netmums, http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.co​m/20160908/dcbc786ad5bde321db3​ff82e1f9cff76.jpg, http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.co​m/20160908/8ed95206ef0aef076b2​e7ab51f4fa95e.jpg, http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.co​m/20160908/ac768be3b776612cddd​a0075056b534d.jpg, http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.co​m/20160908/c9caf421b12dd94fc5d​a49206684e3a4.jpg, http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.co​m/20160909/d0e12c9ba1381f3d698​b76f1878ab0cd.jpg, http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.co​m/20160909/cff495f3072a4ab9044​0795baeed95b1.jpg. Most gingers will either have brown, hazel, or green eyes. Top fell out at around 3weeks old & it's coming back through red/ginger. I hope it stays that way, it looks gorgeous [emoji170] but I expect it will get dark again like his dad as brown is the more dominant colour, and his dad had light hair as a child too. My boy was really dark haired when he was born, by the time he was 1 he was completely blonde and still is at 2. I don't think it is as rare to have red hair nowadays. Pooja Ganatra has been shunned and bullied because of her unusual ginger hair … But their chances of having a ginger baby are either 50% or 0%. Then slowly fell out and went blonde i think after the first hair falls out whatever comes through next will be the colour they have. I wish my daughters was ginge too! In one day he can look chestnut brown, strawberry blonde or really ginger so who knows! Join here - there's (nearly) always a great incentive offered for your views. My husband and I are quite dark but I understand the red gene must be in our genes somewhere. Our little girl was born with very dark hair and is getting lighter (she's now 8wks). Most people I know with strawberry blonde/ginger hair, it normally gets darker. a little bit yup, just lighter :) from birth to 22 months, My boy was really dark haired when he was born, by the time he was 1 he was completely blonde and still is at 2. My husband was born with very dark hair which turned platinum blonde when he was about 18m then turned brown as he got older. Just waiting to see what his sisters hair will do x. Aww Faith your little girl is gorgeous! There are much worse things that could have happened. Would you like to be a member of our research panel? It stayed red until he was about 4 when it turned brownish. If one parent doesn’t carry the ginger gene, then your child will definitely not be ginger – both parents must carry it, whether they are redheads themselves or not. I'm the only one out of three genderations to have red hair (my parents, both sides, my generation, and my nephew/cousin's kids) and the gene is very strong in my family (all half irish) so the red hair could be from quite a few generations back, and have been hiding under a more doninate gene, like black or brown. Typically, children with dark hair will keep their dark hair into adulthood. when connor was born he had reddy brown hair and i think it is slowly turning blonde like his big brothers and i hope it does. His was bright ginger as a child but has grown darker over the years and is a chestnut brown now. Owlet Red Alarm for high heart rate - do I need to panic? My new baby 3.5mths is also the same in colour. This just means that your baby’s hair may change shades a few times after birth before settling on a more permanent color. In some lights it looks really fair and in others light brown but today it started looking quite red. My daughters was black and is now a sort of mousey colour. He was terribly popular with the girls and didn't suffer name calling.Enjoy your DD. My Scottish family think red hair is great, it's a badge of pride. Neither me or my DP have red hair, but my Dad does - it often skips a generation if you don't have 2 parents with red hair themselves. My son was born with very light hair with reddish tinge. Ds says " it's just hair" my dd is not a red head. Even then, babies and toddlers with blonde or red hair often develop brown hair as they age. I will say that is possible to have a black baby with red hair. Red spot on baby's testicles: Baby hair clips/accessories: When did your baby's hair fall out? Both my babies were born with really dark hair and are now both really really blonde. Recessive genes are unpredictable. Red, sore & smelly neck!!!! So in a few years time your daughter might have brown hair. Sent from my iPhone using Netmums, My son was born jet black, none of it fell out, but he's now got this mop of carrot hair he's a proper little ginge! Being asked if you have ginger pubes and a fiery temper is a common hazard for people with ginger hair. It's beautiful and glorious! “Just because a baby is still bald at 18 months or beyond does not mean she won’t have beautiful hair thereafter. However, in Ireland and Scotland, about 20% of the population are redheads. Is his eye brows ginger as this is one way as to tell if he will keep this colour hair. I am strawberry bonde naturally but darker as I got older/my husband is auburn - my son has the most amazing and beautiful red/golden hair - I am beyond in love with it - it completely suit's his mischievous nature. From breastfeeding to weaning, sleep issues to nappies – no question is too small! This is the place to ask questions about your baby. My dd has a friend at school who started off in reception with bright ginger hair. Please note, Netmums has not checked the qualifications of anyone posting. I noticed recently as time has progressed it's becoming more of a lighter brown like her dad's :) My delightful Ds1 who is 10 has the most beautiful bright orange hair. That's impossible. My grandfathers hair color (a gorgeous deep red/light brown) stayed with him all his life (he hated it and dyed it frequently). This is page 1 of 3 (This thread has 66 messages.). And mine lol! DS2 is pleased he won't have to dye his hair on Friday (wacky red hairstyles for Comic Relief). My son was born with dark brown hair like his dad, and he's 5.5 months old now and it's a light brown/blonde exactly like mine. The moment he was born the first thing I heard was, "Oh my God". My only concern is that his good looks overshadow his siblings. And make sure you shape her. Their daughter is very pale with hazel eyes and straight red hair. A baby born with dark hair may change to having light brown on blonde hair during the first six months. http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160909/cff495f3072a4ab90440795baeed95b1.jpg Red hair is a beautiful genetic mutation. Sent from my SM-G900F using Netmums mobile app, My little girl is 12 weeks also, and had really dark hair like mine when born. Shape the hair. And it's ginger, not red. I was born with loads of black hair, which gradually turned to blonde. Owlet Red Alarm for high heart rate - do I need to panic? To use this feature subscribe to Mumsnet Premium - get first access to new features see fewer ads, and support Mumsnet. Did your babies hair colour change? A baby born with dark hair may change to having light brown on blonde hair during the first six months. And plenty of people without red jaar are bullied.I think you are letting your own prejudices get in the way here. First off, red hair is a very recesive gene. 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