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Hair Twirling Jenn, Kyra & Kayden 34 kids; Yorkton, Saskatchewan 1955 posts
4th May '10

Kyra will be 23 months old this month, and she twirls and pulls out her hair constantly, to the point where her hair is almost all gone.

Has anyone ever heard of this? Should I ask her doctor about it?

FroggysMommy 1 child; Golden, Colorado 27056 posts
status 4th May '10

My daughter twirls her hair when she is overly tired or stressed out about something. She doesn't do it to the point of pulling hair out though.



Sorry I can't be more of a help :(

Titia Due July 29; 3 kids; Kansas 6267 posts
4th May '10

My MIL said my SIL did this as a little girl. She thought she was going to be completely bald by the time she went to school, but she said she just kinda ignored it and she eventually stopped. I would mention it to her doctor at her next appt, though.

Noemisaac❤ 1 child; Orem, Utah 628 posts
4th May '10

On a completely different topic.... I LOVE YOUR AVI! She is adorable.

Top Shotta 17 kids; Punta Gorda, Belize 44735 posts
4th May '10

OMG I used to do this.:(. I was around 11 though. When I seen that I was making my hair fall out it scared the shit of me so I stopped.

Good Luck

Jenn, Kyra & Kayden 34 kids; Yorkton, Saskatchewan 1955 posts
4th May '10
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Jenn, Kyra & Kayden 34 kids; Yorkton, Saskatchewan 1955 posts
4th May '10
Quoting Titia:
mamadebs Due January 14 (boy); 19 kids; Ohio 5007 posts
3rd Jun '10

I know you posted this a whila ago, but I just searched the forums b/c my 22 month old does the same thing! I was just wondering if you had talked to your LOs Dr., or if you had figured out a way to make her stop. My little girl is constantly pulling her hair out and she's already made one small bald spot on the side of her head! :(

Jenn, Kyra & Kayden 34 kids; Yorkton, Saskatchewan 1955 posts
3rd Jun '10
Quoting mamadebs:
mamadebs Due January 14 (boy); 19 kids; Ohio 5007 posts
3rd Jun '10
Quoting Jenn & Baby Kyra:
mamadebs Due January 14 (boy); 19 kids; Ohio 5007 posts
9th Jun '10

What did the Dr. say on Monday? I'm debating whether or not to call my LOs Dr. The bald spot is getting bigger... :(

Jenn, Kyra & Kayden 34 kids; Yorkton, Saskatchewan 1955 posts
9th Jun '10
Quoting mamadebs:
mamadebs Due January 14 (boy); 19 kids; Ohio 5007 posts
10th Jun '10

Well, I guess I will be calling the Dr. then! Thank you so much for the info!