+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 1 of 1
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Hair pulling :(

    DS is 19 months and is a shocking hair puller. He mainly only does it to me, he just grabs handfuls of hair and wrenches (often when he's over tired or over excited). I have tried calmly asking him to let go, I've tried acting really upset and putting on a sad face and I've even lost it and yelled - he just thinks it's funny and keeps doing it. I demonstrate to him what 'gentle' is by stroking his hair or check and he copies that, then goes in for another pull. How do I get him to stop and realise it hurts??

    Last edited by decemberbubba; 08-08-2012 at 09:27.


Similar Threads

  1. Hair pulling.
    By babycart in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-08-2012, 01:14
  2. Can someone please help me on this i am pulling my hair out!
    By strawberry apple cheesecake in forum General Chat
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 23-04-2012, 19:48
  3. Almost 2 year old DD pulling her hair out?
    By soon2bmumzy in forum Discipline & behaviour
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 13-02-2012, 19:39

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

learn how you can become a reviewer!


forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Melbourne Natural Medicine Clinic
Specialist Naturopathy, Chiropractic & Massage Melbourne Natural Medicine Clinic
Leading natural health practitioners in fertility, preconception, pregnancy, and children's health. We take an integrative approach all health professionals and offer diagnostic testing and natural treatment options suitable for the whole family.
featured supporter
Wendys Music School
Wendy’s Music School. Experience, Quality and great service! For qualifying students we will get you playing or singing your favourite music in 90 days GUARANTEED! Book a free assessment online now!

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!