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Oestrogen Dominance

There is a very delicate relationship between progesterone and oestrogen levels that creates hormonal balance. This relationship can be disturbed by stress, diet,  exposure to toxins, pollutants, preservatives, chemicals and drugs.

If the balance between progesterone and oestrogen gets disrupted in any way, oestrogen dominance occurs.

Unfortunately oestrogen dominance is something few people know anything about.

The following list of the main oestrogen dominance symptoms:

  • Water retention, oedema

  • Breast swelling

  • Fibrocystic breasts

  • PMS

  • Mood swings, depression

  • Loss of libido

  • Heavy or irregular menses

  • Increases risk of uterine cancer, uterine fibroid

  • Sweet cravings

  • PCOS

  • Loss of energy

  • Chronic fatigue

  • Mastitis

  • Increased risk of breast cancer

  • Headaches

  • Can induce hypertension and high blood pressure

  • Increased risk of osteoporosis

  • Weight gain, fat deposition at hips and thighs