Look, indulging in hours of watching ooey, gooey, slightly nauseating videos of pimple popping is a guilty pleasure for many, ourselves included. (Shout out to our girl, Dr. Pimple Popper!) And it is even more common to mindlessly pick at your own acne. But if the risk of permanent facial scarring does not keep you from digging at your zits, maybe this (gross) cautionary tale will.
A woman named Katie Wright found out the hard way to just leave her pimples alone and is sharing her story in hopes that others won't suffer the same fate that she did.
It all started when Wright noticed what she thought to be a giant pimple near her eyebrow. She wrote about the harrowing tale in a note posted to Twitter: