A mental disorder called trichotillomania is a behaviour disorder that makes people feel the urge to pull their hair out. The exact cause of trichotillomania is actually still debatable and still in the progress to meet the certainty. Nonetheless, people who suffer from trichotillomania can experience the impulse to pull their hair out whenever they feel anxious or distress. Brain chemical change and hormone levels imbalanced can be the reason why trichotillomania do the certain behaviour as well.
People living with trichotillomania can pull their hair out of their scalp, beard, moustache, eyebrows, eyelashes, and even the hair in genital area. The level of trichotillomania can be staged up if they start to eat their hair too. Hairballs can be created in the stomach if trichotillomania patient also eats their hair. Therefore, trichotillomania should be reduced and even cured in order to avoid much serious problem.
Since trichotillomania is also involving mental condition, thus the treatment should also correlate the patient’s mental condition too. The treatment used in trichotillomania treating action is usually and closely with cognitive behavioural therapy or more exact habit reversal training.
The training lets trichotillomania patient to take a note whenever they pull their hair out. Finding the cause that triggers the trichotillomania symptoms (pulling hair out of the scalp) and see the way how to avoid it is also the part of the treatment. The loved ones have an important role as well to decrease the behaviour disorder. Emotional supports from judi online players and encouragement can in fact reduce the urge to pull their hair out. Replacing the form of stress from pulling hair to squeezing some stress ball is one of the steps to do in the training.
Regarding to a study, there are 1 or 2 people in 50 people who are suffering from trichotillomania. Around 80-90% of trichotillomania occurred in adult is women. Children, teenagers, and young adults are the classes who have higher chance to get trichotillomania.