Binge eating is not about lacking willpower. It's so much deeper than cravings. It can be more than restriction, although restricting does contribute. At its core, the behaviour of binge eating is serving you. It's trying to keep you safe. And, when you start to see its gift in pointing you inwards to where the pain is, it can also help you heal.
P.S. We can also look at the behaviour of restricting in the same way. - 4 minutes ago