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What makes crack so addictive?
WHY IS CRACK COCAINE SO HIGHLY ADDICTIVE? Compulsive crack use develops soon after the person starts using, because the substance is smoked and enters the blood stream rapidly. A tolerance develops quickly—the addict soon fails to achieve the same high experienced earlier from the same amount of crack cocaine.
What does crack smell like when smoked?
Crack doesn’t release a pleasant smell when it’s smoked – it’s said to smell like a mixture of chemicals and burning plastic. (Extra Tip: The scent of crack smoke is similar to that of meth.)
What does crack do to your face?
‘Cocaine can kill the skin cells which can lead to red/brownish patches on this skin. The reason this happens is because taking cocaine reduces the lack of oxygen and blood supply, and as a result it damages the white cells of the blood – leading to skin necrosis. ‘