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Woman wakes up bald after pulling hair in sleep

19 March 2015, 17:20

Abuja - A 19-year-old woman woke bald after she had allegedly pulled her hair out while she was sleeping, DailyMail reported.

The young woman woke up in the middle of the night and found clumps of her hair on her pillow. According to reports, the woman felt a burning sensation on her scalp and as she felt what the burning was, strands of her hair were on her fingers.

Initially she had thought she could be suffering from something but after several weeks realised she was pulling her during her sleep.

Also read: Women toast man's genitals with hair tong

According to doctors the woman was suffering from depression and anxiety which made her pull her hair without consciously knowing.

Doctors suggested she sleep in a head scarf in order to prevent such from happening again.

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