Is This Normal? “I Pick at My Skin Regularly Until it Bleeds”

The disorder is called dermatillomania and it might be related to OCD.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Mar 19, 2019
skin picking
AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.