Two out of fifty people have been diagnosed with a BFRB.
Many more exist without a diagnosis. Don’t suffer in silence.
In Painting Flowers, Flora struggles with pulling out her “garden,” meant to represent hair. She suffers from a hair pulling disorder, trichotillomania, which leaves her partially bald. Flora learns coping mechanisms to help her refrain from pulling her hair when she is stressed, and discovers a new passion along the way.