I’m starting to stretch mine next week and does anyone want to message about, like, the basics? things i should expect? things i should know? thankss!
All the basic (and more in depth) information on what to do, what not to do, and how to not screw up your lobes:
Elayne Angel’s The Piercing Bible on safe stretching methods.
Tapers: Why They Aren’t Jewelry, Shouldn’t be Worn, and Will End Up Fucking Up Your Earlobes if You Insist on Wearing Them.
Why acrylic jewelry is cheap and unsafe to use.
Blowouts, tearing, and why they aren’t called gauges.
Awful Modification’s in Depth Stretching Guide.
Awful Modification’s Safe Stretching FAQ.
Awful Modification’s FAQ.
Bodyartforms.com’s stretching care and aftercare forum.
No, it didn’t hurt to stretch them, because I know what I’m doing.