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I Cut Myself Shaving--again

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    Cut Me

    I'm not as good as I once was when it comes to shaving.  Not only when I shave, there's plenty of hair still on my body and I also unitentionally cut myself.  When the water runs on it, it burns. 
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Sep 3, 2011

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    Don't Try This

    Never drink orange juice after you cut yourself in your upper lip!!! Trust me, it's not worth it.
    Hacki Hacki 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 15, 2009

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    Frustrating

    ok so i norrrrrmally dont cut myself shaving but i keep accidentally cutting my legs again and again lately!! i dunno what the heck's wrong with me!? lol
    blueeyedblonde blueeyedblonde 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 6, 2008

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    I Have a Picky Face

    I guess my face is just really sensitive.  But I basically have to use MY razor and SHAVING CREAM to shave without cutting myself.  If I use a crappy two-bladed disposable razor, I always cut myself.  Usually it's right below the bottom of my jawbone where I ...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 4 Responses Dec 2, 2008

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    Argh...

    It happens to me everytime. I hate shaving but it must be done. 
    nitid nitid 16-17, F Dec 1, 2010

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    Ugh...

    You know when you're in a hurry, and trying to quickly shave in the shower...yeah, that's never a good idea. I always end up cutting around my ankle area, and of course, being in the shower, it looks as if you are bleeding to death and about to die any minute from blood loss -_...
    Chasing4flowers Chasing4flowers 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2012

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    One There, One Here

    I always tend to get near my ankles, but today i cut my toe. strange, i know. i was resting with my razor loosely hanging in my hand resting over my leg. i went to pick it up, and my darned toe got in the way. ive also cut a gaping hole in the shower curtain like this. mother...
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Aug 24, 2013

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    Ouch!

    Always on the ankles...
    musared musared 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    Damn Razor!

    pfft so im in the shower right? shaving and gettin all pritty and i was going up the back of my leg and BAM! i cut the back of my ankle. again. i have over 15 scars from doing that on my ankle.   =)))) woo
    fallaway fallaway 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 1, 2008

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    I wanted to cut myself. To make me feel. I wanted to start small. A "paper cut" on my finger. So I found a knife I kept on my desk and ran my finger over it time and time again. It...
    emotionalapathetic emotionalapathetic 13-15, F Nov 5

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    The urge never goes away. As a matter of fact, I kind of want to cut right now. Since I quit I never have, but when I feel bad and have no outlet for my feelings, cutting again...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets 22-25, F Oct 29

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    I'm not a writer, sometimes I lack common sense, and other times I make no sense at all. If you still with me for the nect few minutes though I only hope that it gives you some...
    InfinitelyCurious InfinitelyCurious 18-21, F Nov 12

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    My mom disowned me a few days before and that's the first day I got back to cutting it's like I feel so guilty to be thinking of a guy from here who's absent right now. His name's...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    After maybe 3 months I cut again..
    TrayFutia TrayFutia 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 1

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    It's getting harder everyday to not cut. but it hurts to know that truthfully he lied to me and was pretty much better off when I was near death... The only thing keeping me alive...
    mangadrawer12321 mangadrawer12321 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 2

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    kept telling myself someone wants me someone cares. Appartently they do. But feel like im not worth it anymore cutting just takes the edge of. Im going down this path again. so...
    Kelloggz90 Kelloggz90 22-25, F Oct 30

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    I can't take it no more I want to cut again haven't cut in 2-3years. It's so hard to talk to anyone cause I feel they want understand. I don't want to tell my best friend cause...
    cutemonkey cutemonkey 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 5

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    I cut again tonight and I need to stop. Can someone tell me what to do to feel better and hide scars? I'd chat but I'm on limited data and can't actually use Internet without a sky...
    sonicbazooka sonicbazooka 13-15, T 1 Response Oct 26

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    Warning: this post is depressing. I just had to say this... I never have the chance to get anything off my chest... Sometimes my life just sucks. I don't know why I'm feeling...
    Sweetgirl120 Sweetgirl120 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 26

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    I feel like a failure to be honest. But I know sometimes it just happens. I can't stop thinking about her. Can't stop reading her last text to me. I have so many mixed feelings I'm...
    endofalldays endofalldays 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    I've been really depressed lately....really depressed. There doesn't seem to be a reason behind it. I have no one to go to about it either. My mom "doesn't want another mentally...
    Ryanppax Ryanppax 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    No mttr how many times i say this is my last cut i just end up doing it again
    kyleigh188 kyleigh188 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I've started this habit and find it hard to stop now. Yesterday I didn't realize that i went as deep since it didn't feel like anything until i looked at my arms this morning. And...
    jacqueline1972 jacqueline1972 36-40, T 1 Response Oct 29

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    It's been a few days. I can't do anything because she'll see them. I need to stay occupied, flush the ******* blades. They're on me at all times. I ******* need it, but I can't let...
    endofalldays endofalldays 18-21, F a week ago

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    I want my blade again **** it im over fucken crying everyday all day over nothing!
    ToriJustTori ToriJustTori 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 25

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    Do you ever have any urge to hurt or do you feel hurt? And you can't take it out on someone? You've promised not do it again but you can not help it. It's like you say no but you...
    notsosweetcookie notsosweetcookie 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I  did it again. :(. Why am I so useless?
    PercyJacksonisAWESOME PercyJacksonisAWESOME 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have never had a haircut it is ten foot long I wish I could grow it 50 or 60 feet that means I would never cut it
    floorbytwo floorbytwo 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I love how my hair feels, its long and thick and silky. I love how it feels after a wash, and the fragrance of floral scented shampoo lingers on, how it feels on my skin after its...
    ira01 ira01 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I cut myself when I was really drunk on Halloween. Some girl was dressed as a cop and some guy broke her cheap plastic handcuffs and I saw how sharp the pieces looked so I grabbed...
    tangledx22 tangledx22 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    I cut myself again.. last time was half year ago I think. I have no idea why I do this, can someone explain? I don't even cry while cutting, I only stare. Watch how the bleeding...
    mydailylifeasme mydailylifeasme 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 28

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    I cut this morning and it's on 4 pm and I really feel like cutting myself again. I just want to ease the awful hurt that I feel.
    rokrchik1211 rokrchik1211 18-21, F 7 Responses Nov 7

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    I felt badly depressed today, I was about cut myself again but I didn't. I'm so proud of me:")
    NoxiousUnicorn NoxiousUnicorn 13-15, F 11 Responses Oct 24

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    Recovery is too hard. I ate almost nothing nothing today (I feel fat anyways) and I cut myself for the first time in a week.
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 23

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    So ready to cut my hair again! Going for a pixie cut this time!: ))))
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    So, there is something I've been holding onto for months... Something that happened to me, and I don't really know how to talk about it, not that I really have anyone to talk about...
    TheZEEMan TheZEEMan 22-25, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I am against abortion in most cases. I do believe it is wrong to abort a young life if you got pregnant after a drunken night, yes. I always believe that adoption is best. I...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    When we arrived at the campsite we had been on the coach for a very long time as we got stuck in traffic. We picked up our bags and started to walk down to set up our tents. Me...
    wedgiemaxnow wedgiemaxnow 13-15, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I haven't dated anyone in years. And recently, it's slowly becoming unbearable to me. It's not like no one asks me out. It's just that I'm so scared of being vulnerable that i...
    northsky northsky 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    I'm not a writer, sometimes I lack common sense, and other times I make no sense at all. If you still with me for the nect few minutes though I only hope that it gives you some...
    InfinitelyCurious InfinitelyCurious 18-21, F Nov 12

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    A few months ago I knicked myself after years of finally stopping. I always felt cutting was childish and I decided I would stop after high school. However, tonight I indulged...
    ElectricSnail ElectricSnail 18-21 Nov 7

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    recently I've been drawn back into thinking cutting might be an option again, I've felt so much pain the last couple weeks I don't know what else to do to get relief, I just want...
    arenaissancewoman arenaissancewoman 31-35, F Nov 3

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    I no longer have my privacy. My mom took away my razors. And now every time I'm home alone. When she gets home she body checks me. To see if I have any new cuts. All because of...
    Kelnea Kelnea 13-15, F 17 Responses 5 days ago

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    it's really annoying when ppl make a joke out of cutting....you don't know how to respond to people who make fun of it...:( I used to cut for a year and then it stopped but...
    skullmo skullmo 13-15, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    Last Thursday I couldn't take it anymore, it had been just over one month since last time. It was 8:45 in the morning, 10 minutes before school started and it takes me 5 minutes to...
    triboy13 triboy13 13-15, M Nov 1

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