The closest thing to this is therapeutic shopping, if there is such term. It is something about it that makes it rather interesting to discover or perhaps getting into the habit.
Both are equally disasterous. It only gives you a temporary relief which in fact, in the long term, causes more grief.
Once I heard about the 4 Nikmat Dunia
....in the age of money,
Above is something I bought from Marks and Spencer for a birthday treat. You can't get this in the Malaysians M&S Stores.