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What is the name of the disorder people have when they pull out their eyelashes?
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Dr. Ronald Shelton
Dermatology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Trichotillomania
Constant pulling of the eyebrows can lead to permanent loss if there is damage to the follicles.
This habit, trichotillomania, may need counseling to help break the pattern in some people. There may be an underlying stress that needs to be brought to the open.

In brief: Trichotillomania
Constant pulling of the eyebrows can lead to permanent loss if there is damage to the follicles.
This habit, trichotillomania, may need counseling to help break the pattern in some people. There may be an underlying stress that needs to be brought to the open.
Dr. Ronald Shelton
Dr. Ronald Shelton
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Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
Dermatology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Trichotillomania
Trichotillomania is the term used to describe hair loss from repeated and compulsive urges to pull or twist the hair until it breaks or falls out.
The most common area of hair pulling is the scalp, followed by the eyelashes and eyebrows.

In brief: Trichotillomania
Trichotillomania is the term used to describe hair loss from repeated and compulsive urges to pull or twist the hair until it breaks or falls out.
The most common area of hair pulling is the scalp, followed by the eyelashes and eyebrows.
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
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