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Was this injury my fault?

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ThisUsernameIsAvailable Wed 27-Jul-16 19:49:05

My daughter was playing on a play area on a twisty seat, she had her hair down and got it caught and now she has a bald patch around the size of a pound coin where her hair ripped out.

I feel awful for not thinking about her hair sad

fryingtoday Wed 27-Jul-16 19:56:59

So next time you will think of it ... We all learn pretty quick on this parenting journey! Don't beat yourself up.

harderandharder2breathe Wed 27-Jul-16 20:01:02

It's no ones fault, it's an accident. Don't beat yourself up

davos Wed 27-Jul-16 20:06:55

It's no one fault. It was an accident. I had long hair as a child. Pain in arse tbh, and mine was tied up most of the time, for this reason. Kind of pointless.

Amelie10 Wed 27-Jul-16 20:09:30

It was an accident and it will grow backsmile

StillMedusa Wed 27-Jul-16 21:25:05

I let my girls..then aged 6 and 8, have one of those tiny cotton braids put in their hair on holiday one year. The 6 year old used to twiddle it when she was tired. Then about a week later... it came off in her hand..the braid and hair leaving a 50p sized bald spot shock!!!

(Her sister made us take hers out within seconds as a result) I felt awful! But no harm done and it grew back...eventually!

RubbleBubble00 Wed 27-Jul-16 21:27:37

It's only hair. It will grow. Main reason i got my hair very long hair cut when I was 11 as it kept getting caught in school chairs

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