As a self-diagnosed shop-a-holic, I always try to come up with reasons to justify shopping. Not just justify my purchases, but the reason for shopping in the first place. I don't know about any of you, but I don't just shop for fun...I especially like to shop when I'm stressed, when I'm bored, when I'm super-happy and excited, and when I'm feeling a little down.
Well, a study at the University of Westminster in England shows that shopping can have the same effect as PORN! The results are a little more specific than that, of course. According to the Telegraph, researchers found that sales, discounts and freebies showed the same mental response of sexual arousal. I always said that shopping could be orgasmic...who knew?!
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