U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Mental Disorders

Chronic Skin Picking: Frequently Asked Questions

Find out the causes, symptoms and treatment for chronic skin picking, one of many Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs) in which individuals can cause harm or damage to themselves or their appearance.

Review Date: Friday, April 22, 2011

Trichotillomania Learning Center, Inc.

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