Giving up on birth control measures can be due to the desire to bear babies or to simply not wanting birth control in life anymore. There is always a fear associated with birth control measures and also giving up on them. Breaking up with birth control is surely not easy, thanks to the flip side of the case. It is demanding both ways, when on it and when off it! Bittersweet, it is.
A lot of women use birth control measures, most common being pills and when they give up on these, the result is not so rosy.
Here, we enlist the side-effects of stopping birth control measures. There are some surprising bodily changes that make us sad sometimes. Have a look at them.
This is because you suddenly ride the natural wave. But, after some months, your menstrual clock regulates itself.
Yes, some docs say that there is some weight gain when you are on birth control pills. So, when you stop them, you tend to stay the same or lose some weight.
These pills help in improving the skin, and if you had acne before you started on birth control pills, then they may return. Thus, this is a flip side of the case.
Phew! Worsen, means even more irritated and clumsy. Now that's a bummer.
Chances are if you had a bad PMS before the pill, then you may have similar or even harder PMS. *Sad*
Mind it, ladies! Going off the pill might boost the sex drive because going on it reduces the drive! While being on the pill is a regulation of the hormone.
Well, obvious reasons for this one. Stating it straight, breasts tend to blow up due to the progesterone and estrogen components of the pill. Thus, when you stop the pills, there are chances that your bustline may shrink. But as always, this is not a universal fact.
These were the 'not-so-good' changes, below are some that will surely cheer you.
Because of the irregularity and withdrawal bleeding, there are chances that the periods may be a little lighter. Not all women experience this. But if this continues, then you must see a gynaecologist.
Emphasising again, this does not happen with everyone, for each one of us is unique. For women who experienced unpleasant moods while on the pill, going off it surely lifts up their spirits.
Happy smiles everywhere. Well, there are chances of a calmer you, don't bother too much if this does not happen. In some people, anxiety had been seen to drop by notches after they ditched birth control pills. Stay positive, this can come to you, too.
So, my lovely ladies, do share this with the beautiful babes you know who might be stifling with this question of the flip side of giving up on birth control.