What is Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)? - Dr. Spiegel

Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is the main cause of plastic surgery addiction. It occurs when a person becomes preoccupied or even obsessed with an abnormality in their appearance. The key word here is abnormality. In the case of plastic surgery addicts, this "abnormality" is usually not a reality. It's their interpretation of reality. This interpretation can often be due to the strong role that...

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Body dysmorphic disorder,mental health and cosmetic surgery

Body dysmorphic disorder,mental health and cosmetic surgery

Body dysmorphic disorder, mental health�and cosmetic surgery

By Liz Lockhart

This week The Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has published the findings of a survey into the rate of mental illness in people who seek cosmetic surgery.� A brave move from an industry that must depend on this fact.

A new Belgian study suggests...

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Date: 2018-03-23 20:13:13
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Plastic Surgery Addiction - Dr. Howard C. Samuels

For most people, when they hear the word addiction they think of drugs and alcohol. Substance abuse are some of the most common dependencies, however addictions can manifest themselves in other ways. One very serious addiction that is often overlooked is plastic surgery addiction. Plastic surgery addiction falls into a category of addictions known as behavioral or process addictions. In a...

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