Trichotillomania is a condition that gives those affected strong urges to pull out their own hair from the scalp, eyebrows and/ or eyelashes. It can affect people of any age.
Those affected by the condition pull or twist out individual strands of hair; one at the time or even handfuls of hair , which can and often does leave bald patches on the scalp or eyebrows. Some people are very aware of their pulling; others seem to do it in a very absent-minded way, without really noticing what they’re doing.
Trichotillomania - the facts and triggers
Most sufferers with trichotillomania are female.
They may feel embarrassed, frustrated, ashamed, or depressed about it, or may worry what others will think or say.
Microblading & Semi Permanent Makeup can help Trichotillomania sufferers to regain their self-confidence. El Truchan at Perfect Definition has the skill and artistic ability to create the illusion of natural-looking eyelashes and gorgeous brows as well as individual hair s on the scalp.
How can Microblading & Semi Permanent Makeup help Trichotillomania sufferers?
Microbladed or Semi Permanent Makeup ( also known as Cosmetic & Medical tattooing) eyebrows are a great solution if Trichotillomania affects you and you want to restore the appearance of full eyebrows, whilst boosting your confidence. And as eyebrow tattoos can last between one to three years with just an annual touch up, they’re also very low maintenance.
What are: Microblading and Semi Permanent Makeup?
Both are a form of cosmetic tattooing, which allows you to improve, correct and enhance your natural features. Whether it’s providing more definition to your eyes with semi permanent eyeliner, creating beautiful natural looking microbladed eyebrows or by bringing symmetry, fullness and colour to your lips with lip tattoo, semi permanent make up offers long lasting and effortlessly realistic results.