Triangle of death: How squeezing spots can kill you

Triangle of death: How squeezing spots can kill you

The question: „Can squeezing spots kill you“ may sound like a crazy one, but it’s something that we should be taking seriously.  .

Dermatologists are warning us about the risk that squeezing spots carries and we should all stop popping our pimples, not only because it is unhygienic or will leave unsightly scars, but due to the fact that it can actually kill you.

In this article we will talk about the Triangle of death….No, it is not a horror movie.  Triange of death is an area covering part of the eyes, the bridge of your nose, the corners of your mouth and upper lip. If you get an infection in this area you are likely to die.

Blood vessels in this area drain to the back of your head and are directly connected to your brain, which means that the infections you develop in this area, go directly to the nerve center.

Any infection you develop in this area is linked to vision loss, permanent paralysis, and even death.

Try to resist the temptation of squeezing spots and make sure you leave pimples in this area untouched.

Note: Provided you notice an infection, visit your dermatologist immediately.

source: independent.co.uk