Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

136 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

I have really short hair and when it gets long

I have really short hair and when it gets long enough to pull ( an inch or two ) I get stressed out or anxious ( I don't know the right word for it ) and I pull on my hair because I think it's too long and it needs to be shaved. my friends caught me doing it at lunch and one of them grabbed my wrist to stop me. another friend when I explained it said it could be stress or maybe a compulsion? but I don't know I thought it was just a quirk. i asked my friend if it seemed like I did it persistently because I thought it wasn't but I wanted to be sure and she said "yeah man you do it a lot".I think it's starting to become a reflex because it's beginning to be that I don't know I'm doing it until I'm pulling. I'm trying to stop by wearing a beanie and that helps but I'm not allowed to wear it at school
Sun, 4 Nov 2018
Report Abuse
For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hi, My hair doesn t develop into long strands. the upper layer of my hair doesnt grow for more than 3 inches. On a doctors advise I have started taking btn ultra, seacod, nuts, green tea, dates and soy milk. Doctor said its due to hairfall but I am not satisfied. I wish to see proper result and gtowth of my hair. How much time will it take for the nutrition to reach my hair?? Wil ozone therapy at parlour help my hair??

doctor1 MD

I am an 24 year old Caucasian woman with naturally short and curly hair. I straighten my hair and dye it blonde and it is very slightly less than shoulder length. I want to naturally have long and straight hair (about 5 more inches of hair) as quickly as possible though, but I am only allergic to coconut oil, blueberries and peanuts. I am very healthy and have no health problems. What are my options?

doctor1 MD

Hello, My name is Terrica and I m African American. Since I was born I ve had damage hair, It very sad cause the back of my hair never grows, when it does grow it goes back to the same size. Right the front o part of my hair is kinda long not fully and back part still short, I honesty don t what else to do I tried everything from Hairfinity(2 month taken it) to braids. I don t know what else to do. I m 14 almost 15 and my parents aren t helping me AT ALL!!!! Please help me

Loading Online Doctors....