What Is Hair Hanging?

Have you ever heard of the crazy circus act called "hair hanging"? If not, you should check it out. You'd be amazed to see what these..

Did you know that a single strand of hair can hold up to 100 grams, which is just short of a quarter pound. In other words, a whole head of hair can hold up to two tons, the equivalent of two elephants. It should be no surprise that the circus has discovered a way to turn this into an impressive aerial act called “hair hanging”.

Have you ever heard of the crazy circus act called "hair hanging"? If not, you should check it out. You'd be amazed to see what these..

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Trichotillomania- The Addiction of Hair Pulling

Do you know what trichotillomania is? It is the addiction of pulling out one's hair. Learn more about why people do it...

Have you ever heard the term “trichotillomania”? What Does It All Mean? First of all, trichotillomania is the addiction to pulling out one’s hair. In some cases, it is also accompanied by the person putting the hair in their mouth. Other variations of this disorder involve pulling out eyebrows and eyelashes. This addiction is a type of impulse control disorder, which is caused by a chemical imbalance of the brain. Because it involves the repetition of a certain action, it is closely related to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Additionally, it is a hereditary trait. The actual cause of trichotillomania is unknown. However, most people also have high stress levels, depression …

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