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NEWS NUTS: Woman, 23, Who Pulled Her Eyelashes Out Due To Stress Has A Transplant Using Hairs From Her HEAD

A woman who spent nine years pulling out her eyelashes due to stress has undergone a transplant to have them replaced.

The nurse, known only as Joanne, had suffered with trichotillomania (TTM), a condition that causes a person to impulsively put their hair out, from the age of six until 15.

Despite having not pulled her eyelashes for eight years, she had permanently damaged the hair follicles, causing the hair growth to become sparse.

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