Smoking….

I just saw this in a popular tabloid snoozepaper…

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2070561/Smoking-make-nipples-fall-Plastic-surgeon-warns-gangrene-following-breast-lift.html

People really don’t realise how much of a powerful vasoconstrictive effect smoking actually has, and how long it lasts.

I don’t remember if I ever spoke of this experiment here, but if you’re a smoker, try this, if you’re able…

Don’t smoke for 36 hours. When you have that first smoke after a break, pay attention to your lips. They go numb! It’s quite a subtle feeling, and you have to be looking for it, but smokers’ lips must be constantly numb from regular smoking, and as it’s the norm, it has stopped feeling alien. It’s noticable in the lips because of the very small blood vessels there – imagine the effect on the tiny vessels in your brain…

I still smoke, by the way, but I think right now might be a good time to quit.

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

~ by funnyinthehead on December 6, 2011.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: