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What size would ear gauges not shrink back?

What size would ear gauges not shrink back?

Your body: Any increased size of gauge in general will decrease the chances of the ear being able to return to its original size/shape. For some people the earlobe may be able to recoup after larger sizes, but i would gather that any size larger than 0.5 inch, and especially if added wt or stretching were involved, may lessen possibility of complete recovery of ear shape. ...Read more

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My ear has a little bumb on the hole where i put my 12 gauge through and it hurts to put it in. What is wrong?

My ear has a little bumb on the hole where i put my 12 gauge through and it hurts to put it in. What is wrong?

See your doctor: You sould see your doctor. This lump needs to be palpated by your doctor and he/she needs to be able to put the rest of your symptoms in perspective. ...Read more

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I'm thinking about stretching my ears, but i don't know what size to start out with. Would it be bad if i started out with an 8 gauge?

I'm thinking about stretching my ears, but i don't know what size to start out with. Would it be bad if i started out with an 8 gauge?

Not healthy: I will start by asking you to consider gauging in the context of the health problems that can result from gauging. A 16-gauge or 18-gauge needle is often used for an initial piercing for ear gauging. ...Read more

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I took out my half inch gauges an hour ago and my ear was really bloody and now the skin is turning black what do I so i skipped a size which was 7/16 i went 00 to 1/2

I took out my half inch gauges an hour ago and my ear was really bloody and now the skin is turning black what do I so i skipped a size which was 7/16 i went 00 to 1/2

It's : It's hard to know what happened to your ear without seeing it. It is certainly concerning if your skin itself is turning black so i would suggest getting your ear checked out urgently to make sure everything is okay. ...Read more

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Is it safe to stretch my ear lobes with gauges?

Is it safe to stretch my ear lobes with gauges?

Ear lobes: Greetings. Yes, it is safe to use gauges to stretch your ear lobes if you so choose. Keep them clean and if any signs of redness is noted, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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What should I do about the lymph fluid from my ear gauges?

What should I do about the lymph fluid from my ear gauges?

Ears: Please restate your question. What lymph fluid? what is an ear gauge? you've also provided no information about yourself. ...Read more

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Ears hot, little bit red, and burn after stretching with gauges. Is this normal?

Ears hot, little bit red, and burn after stretching with gauges. Is this normal?

Abnormal situation: It may be a normal reaction to an abnormal situation. Your ears are reacting to something which is unnatural for them. If you develop swelling, increasing area of redness, discharge or fever - than it is likely that you have developed an infection. ...Read more

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My husband stretches his ears with gauges and this last time he stretched the bottom of his lobe became black and thinned with bleeding and pus..Help

Tell him don't do it: Why does he stretches his ears? He has probably injured his ear tissue and then bled and form a hematoma and then it became infected. He needs to see someone and most likely the hematoma needs to be drained and he needs to be on antibiotics. ...Read more