I’m 15 years old and I’ve been picking my skin since I was about four years old. I’ve always been prone to mosquitoe bites and I’d just pick and pick and them until they’d be open wounds. As I got into my teenage years, I began to pick at pimples too. Now, I have over 200 scars on my body. My picking habit has significantly improved, however these scars make me extremely insecure. People always stare at them or ask about them. I HATE wearing shorts because of the scars on my legs, and bathing suit shopping is a nightmare because of the scars on my back and bikini line. I’ve stopped going to pool parties, and even avoid hanging out with people because of them. I wear jeans when it’s 90 degrees out and constantly feel the need to wear a face full of makeup to hide my facial scars. I just want to be a normal teenage girl. Any advice on how to get rid of these scars? Or manage them? I’ve tried everything from Mederma, to aloe Vera, and everything in between. Please help.