Drug misuse wreaks havoc on the body, and the damage that harmful substances have done is heart-breakingly apparent on the faces of these 16 people.
Morphing mug shots compiled by drugabuse.com show how quickly drugs can alter the appearances of those suffering addictions.
Each person’s mug shots describe the drugs they were charged for possessing at different points in their lives.
The images show the tragic transformations people arrested on charges related to meth, heroin, cocaine, marijuana and and other drugs underwent in as little as a year.
And they are only a few of the 24.6 million Americans that the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) latest statistics estimate use illicit drugs.
SOURCE: Daily Mail