Medical Treatment: The treatments are effective. These are mental health condition where the perceived body flaw is unnoticeable to others. usually, affects teenagers and can have a big impact. Both men and women are vulnerable.
For mild symptoms, Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). If a spouse or partner is capable, all the better.
For moderate symptoms of BDD, either CBT or an antidepressant medication like a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI)
For severe symptoms of BDD, or other treatments do not work, you should be offered CBT together with an SSRI antidepressant