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I've had Dermatillomania for about 3 years now and it's always been an issue with my family, expecially my father. They believe it's just a thing and if they yell at me enough I will learn to stop. It's been three years and though I stopped picking at my face with a needle, I pick at my face with my nails. I can't stop, I've been trying for 3 years. I can't. I know I'm destroying my skin but I just can't stop. And they don't understand that. None of them do. I feel so alone. No one understands the embarrassment I go through just by walking out of my house and going to school. My hair would help me, covering my face with it made it a bit bearable but now I'm not even allowed to do that and I feel so ashamed of my face. My father believes that embarrassment will get me to stop, but it just makes me hate myself even more. I don't know what to do. If I don't stop soon I'll only be yelled at even more than I already am. I'm sorry this post is mostly me just letting out some feelings.