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Trichotillomania - Symptoms

  • Impulsive pulling of hair out from the scalp, eyebrows or eyelashes
  • Feeling tensed before pulling hair or when you try resist pulling it
  • A sense of pleasure or relief after the hair is pulled
  • Noticeable hair loss and/or thinned or bald patches on the scalp or other areas of your body
  • Biting, chewing or eating pulled-out hair