The symptoms of a Shopaholic (the desire to constantly buy new clothes in shops) often coincide with those in alcoholism and drug addiction. Scientists tried to figure out what leads a person to this type of behavior. The results of their research was published in the edition of The Economic Times.
Shopaholic was the prerogative of women. Most often it develops in young age and most people have to adult years subsides. Scientists have established that shopaholics mostly extroverts with neurotic type of behavior. These two features promote spontaneous and impulsive purchases.
The desire to buy the whole store, as a rule, are people with neurotic disorders, depression. Shopping they try to drown out some aspects of his life.