An anxiety disorder which
causes a person to pull out their hair strand by strand, often causing
noticeable hair loss as a result. People suffering from trichotillomania may refer to the disorder
as 'trich' and may call themselves 'trichsters'.
There are two types of trichotillomania. Type
A is most common which
from the scalp. Type
B involves the pulling
of eyelashes and eyebrows.