6 Hormonal Imbalances (For Women)


There are 6 types of hormonal imbalances; progesterone deficiency, estrogen deficiency hormonal imbalance, excess estrogen hormonal imbalance, estrogen dominance, excess androgen hormonal imbalance, and Cortisol deficiency hormonal imbalance. Although a saliva test will provide an official diagnoses, the symptoms you are experiencing can also help determine which hormone imbalance you are suffering from. Get a better understanding of which hormone imbalance you are suffering from by assessing, which symptoms correlate with each type of hormone imbalance.

1) Progesterone deficiency

  • Menstrual Irregularities
  • PMS
  • Sleep Insomnia
  • Infertility
  • Anxiety
  • Migraines, headaches, also joint pain and allergy symptoms

2) Estrogen deficiency hormonal imbalance

  • Forgetfulness
  • Hot flashes
  • Night sweats
  • Dry eye, skin, and vagina
  • Painful intercourse
  • Painful intercourse
  • Bladder infections

3) Excess estrogen hormonal imbalance

  • Flushed face
  • Uneasy depression
  • Insomnia or difficulty with sleeping
  • Cervical dysplasia (abnormal pap smear)
  • Profound menstrual bleeding
  • Migraine headaches
  • Cloudy thinking
  • Breast tenderness
  • Excessive weight gain
  • Inflammation and bloating
  • Mood swings
  • Gallbladder issues
  • Weepiness

4) Estrogen dominance

  • This hormone imbalance normally consists of symptoms in both progesterone deficiency and excess estrogen hormonal imbalance

5) Excess androgen hormonal imbalance

  • Acne
  • Infertility
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Thinning hair
  • Irregular or absent menstrual periods.

6) Cortisol deficiency hormonal imbalance

  • Debilitating fatigue
  • Thin and/or dry skin
  • Brown spots on face
  • Foggy thinking
  • Low blood pressure
  • Intolerance to exercise
  • Unstable blood sugar

Each woman is unique and at New Day Vitality we monitor your labs, discuss your symptoms and work as partners to help you to live your life to the fullest and to love each day. If you believe you are suffering symptoms that may relate to a hormone imbalance please contact us today.