The pain that comes from fold crossings is so bad that everybody thinks it comes from beneath their skin and that it is caused by some damage to internal organs, bones, muscles, ligaments, ...
Even pain specialists in varied fields such as: medicine, surgery, chiropractic, massage, acupuncture, naturopathy, homeopathy, osteopathy, ... all think that the pain resides beneath the skin.
It is this conviction, that the pain is too intense to originate from the skin itself, that stops people from trying to reach it with their fingers and nails.
Pain specialists are doing a good job at keeping this myth alive, while making profits with useless and ineffective treatments.
Grooming proves that the source of most pain is not beneath the skin, but in the folds of the skin itself.
Anybody can check that out on their own body.
So, this awful pain that everybody is looking for is simply located inside your skin folds and that shows how excruciating cutaneous pain can be.
Just one painful fold crossing can ruin your whole day.