Olivia Munn Reveals Eyelash-Pulling Disorder

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Olivia Munn Reveals Eyelash-Pulling Disorder

The Newsroom star Olivia Munn, 33, recently revealed that she suffers from a disorder that has her pulling out her own eyelashes due to severe anxiety.

"It's called trichotillomania," she tells People. "It's the same thing as people who bite their nails."

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Her disorder started when she was 26 years old.

"If I were to walk into someone's birthday party, I'd have a bad anxiety attack," she explains.

But she's found a way to work around the issue aesthetically.

"I just created my own little lash-band with individuals," she says. She also has a "powder mix" that she applies to her eyelids to help the false lashes adhere.

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Though from the looks of her makeup-free shot for People magazine's World's Most Beautiful People issue, she has nothing to worry about -- the actress made headlines for her flawless freckles and blemish-free skin.


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