Failed Your Resolutions Already? Time to Try a Habit-Breaking App

 1/25/2018  Mark Ellwood

1/25/2018

Mark Ellwood

HabitAware grew out of founder Aneela Idnani Kumar’s two-decade struggle with trichotillomania, a disorder where sufferers distractedly pull out their own eyebrows and lashes. She devised a motion-sensing wristband that vibrates every time users make the gesture related to their habit—it’s recommended to help with nail-biting and skin-picking, too.