I wasn't doing it with the intention to mutilate myself due to emotional pain or what have you. I just wanted to take off the top layer of skin to try to make the freckle less visible and I misjudged how much to clip off by a lot.
Youch! Don't cut your freckles....
I like freckles..hope I don't offend or make you more focused when I say that actually... I find them adorable.
I'm a skin picker too, though. Since early childhood. Oh my god I cut my big toe like friggin' shrubbery. I've cut my hands from grabbing the scissors/razor to slice up my leg. Terrible habit..However, I thought skin picking was just obsessive compulsive. But it sounds like there is an underlying delusion that somehow your freckles are "bad" or should be "eradicated." So it sounds like a part of it.
But like I said..freckles are a lovely addition to a human being. Like pumpkin spice in my pancakes..and sliced bananas....mmm yes.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.