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I Cut Myself Shaving--again

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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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    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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    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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    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 -_...
    SecretsofWillow SecretsofWillow 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2012

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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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    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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    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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    yesterday I couldn't help myself, I was just so down and I had no idea what about. I needed to feel my own body again I guess. everyday I feel so numb to the world around me.
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    Yeah, ironic that today is Sunday and later on I'll be in church and I am thinking this right now. But I've done terrible thing. I slept with my cousin. Since we grew apart, we...
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    SkyeBaynes SkyeBaynes 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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     I just sit here for hours, with my blade in hand and favorite song blasting, just second guessing my entire existence. I don't even cry anymore, I just hear these voices...
    FarrahRelates FarrahRelates 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    So I haven't cut in maybe 2 weeks, and it's my moms wedding in 2 days so I was going to wait till after if I wanted to do it again, but bad things are happening which make me feel...
    SecretGirl14 SecretGirl14 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I sat on my bed with pain relievers in my right hand and my razor blades in my left. I'm crying debating whether or not to do this. I know what I'm doing is dangerous, but I need...
    sarah81199 sarah81199 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    People don't take cutters seriously. If they knew someone who cuts they would say that we are attention seekers or we're creepy or just in a growing up stage where teenagers are...
    vhientie vhientie 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Listen everyone.... Most of you people love cutting yourself & just wasting the blood for no reason the drop you just wast you can give it to people who needs blood. I personal...