What Are The Best Tips Or Products For Dealing With Hair Pulling? – BuzzFeed News

According to the NHS, trichotillomania is a type of “impulse-control disorder, a psychological condition where the person is unable to stop themselves carrying out a particular action”.

People with trichotillomania might pull out the hair on their head, eyebrows, eyelashes, arms, or other places. The physical side effects of compulsive hair pulling can lead to feelings of low self-esteem, increased anxiety, and other negative emotions.