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IN Lifestyle ON 29 Feb, 2016
Over the years, we all have been very fascinated with the entire pimple popping phenomenon. So when, YouTube started releasing videos of various dermatologists popping pimples and wiping out the icky goo that is contains beneath the boils and ugly eruptions on skins, they became instantly popular.
Want to know why? Read more to find out.
It's probably a guilty pleasure that nobody likes to admit. It's present, and people watch it all over the world, but they wouldn't want to come out with it.
People admit that rather than the disgust factor that accompanies these videos, they also feel a rush of adrenaline without any real danger that compels them to watch such videos.
Yes, Dr Sandra Lee, a famous dermatologist and nicknamed as Dr Pimple Popper on YouTube claims that it is relaxing for some people when they watch her videos of popping out pimples, blackheads, and various cysts as well.
A dermatologist who pops zits for a living gets so many followers for one simple reason.
It triggers certain centers in our brain which creates a response for satisfaction while watching those videos.
Watching videos of pimples being popped gives us a feeling similar to orgasms because it triggers a certain response in the 'pleasure' centers of our brain.
During the entire video, we are focussed on the end result and how will the patient look after the procedure is done. And obviously we're very happy with the end result and that is satisfying.
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