Will My Hair Grow Back After I’ve Pulled It Out?

Being an ‘ex’ hair puller, I get this question a lot. “I pull my hair out, will it ever grow back?” The answer is ‘yes’, your hair will grow back. No matter how long you’ve been pulling your hair out, no matter how many times you’ve pulled your eyelashes out. Take it from me. I Read more about Will My Hair Grow Back After I’ve Pulled It Out?[…]

The Phases of Trichotillomania

There are three main phases to Trichotillomania: 1. An initial experience of tension or stress accompanied by a desire to pull out some hair. 2. Hair pulling begins and feels good, with a sense of relief, as well as some excitement. The sufferer may play with or eat the hair once the haor has been Read more about The Phases of Trichotillomania[…]

What Causes Trichotillomania

Causes of Trichotillomania Research of causes and treatments of Trichotillomania are still in the early stages.  Studies have shown evidence that indicates Trich to be a neurobiological disorder and may be linked to one’s genetic makeup. Hair and eyelash pulling is often triggered by stress, anxiety and depression. People with Trichotillomania generally have a neurologically based Read more about What Causes Trichotillomania[…]