Going shopping? Your hormones have a say in what you buy!

/Going shopping? Your hormones have a say in what you buy!

Going shopping? Your hormones have a say in what you buy!

My HormonologyHeading to the mall in your Week 2 (8 to 14 days after the onset of your period)? Chances are, you’ll be buying cosmetics, accessories and clothing that shows off your shape. Researchers found that the closer you get to ovulation in the middle of your cycle, the more apt you are to purchase items that help you get noticed more than other women!

Heading to the mall in your Week 3 (approximately 15 to 22 days after the onset of your period)? You’re likely to purchase more food items and home décor! Researchers explain that rising progesterone is making you more susceptible to the mouth-watering sights and smells of delicious treats and it’s prompting “nesting” feelings that make you want to gussy up your personal space!

By | 2018-08-12T16:36:07+00:00 July 6th, 2013|hormonology tip, shopping|0 Comments

About the Author:

Gabrielle Lichterman is the founder of Hormonology, author of 28 Days: What Your Cycle Reveals about Your Love Life, Moods and Potential and creator of the popular Hormone Horoscope menstrual cycle tracker apps. In 2005, Gabrielle pioneered the growing movement among women to live in sync with their menstrual cycles and learn about the many ways their hormones impact their moods, health and behavior with the publication of her book, 28 Days. She's also a longtime women's health journalist whose articles have been published in major publications around the globe. Gabrielle's new updated and expanded version of 28 Days is due to be published December 2018. You can help get this book published by participating in her fundraiser at MyHormonology.com/28-days-fundraiser.

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