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Meth's devastating effects: before and after

12:58 PM, Sep 30, 2013   |    comments
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(CBSNEWS) -- Methamphetamine is an illegal drug that acts as a central nervous system stimulant. Not only is the drug highly addictive, people quickly build a tolerance to it, leading them to use more and more of the substance.

Rehabs.com, a nationwide directory of rehabilitation centers, compiled mug shots of methamphetamine addicts to show the progression of drug abuse on their looks over a relatively short period of time. Keep clicking to see the devastating effects. (Photos Credit: Rehabs.com)

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