The effects methamphetamine (also referred to as “meth,” and “crystal meth” in this article and in society) has on your skin is downright disgusting. Nearly everyone involved with someone who has a serious drug addiction is touched by the erratic behavior, mismanagement of finances, and physical and mental instability. While the short term terrors are fresh in everyone’s memory, the long term effects are downright frightening and not realized in most cases since drugs like methamphetamine normally take the lives of people who abuse them and the realization of the side effects never have a chance to fully set in.
Warning: we placed all the pics below the content. Some are very gruesome.
For the lucky few who survive this morbid addiction, they have to live with the side effects of crystal meth, which we’ll detail today.
Crystal Meth Side Effect #1: Oily Skin
Meth Skin Side Effect #2: Dark, Leathery Skin
Methamphetamine Skin Side Effect #3: Open Sores
Below find pics of what happens to the skin when you use meth.
Please view this amazing infographic put together by the team at Rehabs.com. It’s the best way to communicate to everyone just how horrific using methamphetamines is for your skin and body.
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