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    Posted on Mar 21, 2017

    If You Can't Make It Through This Post Without Cringing, You Might Suffer From Chaetophobia

    Do these images send a thousand shivers down your spine?

    1. For many people, pictures like this are just regular old photos.

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    2. But for others they instill fear, disgust, nausea, and unimaginable dread.

    3. This happens to people who have chaetophobia, the so-called fear of hair.

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    4. How do you feel while looking at this photo?

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    5. Does it make you feel nervous?

    6. Imagine if this was someone else's hair on your belongings:

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    7. Or what if you returned home, only to find this in your bathroom:

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    8. For some, just one glance at this photo makes their stomach twist into a million knots.

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    9. It sends a thousand shivers down their spine.

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    10. And a monstrous beard such as this one makes their skin crawl all over.

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    11. For them, this close-up is everything that's wrong with the world.

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    12. The stuff of nightmares:

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    13. Even this is too much to bear:

    14. What is to many people an adorable, cuddly creature is to those with chaetophobia a terrifying beast.

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    15. So, if this image makes you squirm...

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    16. ...and if even shampoo commercials make you break out in a cold sweat...

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    17. I hope you NEVER experience such horrors.

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    18. Nor cross the path of this treacherous man.

    This post was translated from Portuguese.

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