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I Cut Myself Shaving--again

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Now that my baby is born, I'm thinking about cutting my hair again. I can't help it, i just wanna do it soo bad, and the shorter the better. I really don't know if I can hold off...
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    Yesterday I was in the car with my sister in law and she asked me why did u do it again? I said Cus and then she said does it hurt when you cut? I gave her a look like really did...
    cristina44 cristina44 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 8

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    Ok, so my mom and step dad always argue. Its not physical though. People make fun of me. I am very self concious. I'm 13 and my name is Lauren. I have been cutting for a while now...
    lauren1194 lauren1194 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    make it stop...my head is so busy un-resting, my mind wont slow down, so may things, so much hurt, insecurity, no more hope, I promised my best friend that I would stop cutting and...
    AlphaOmega007 AlphaOmega007 16-17, F Jul 11

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    I cut for the first time today. I feel like I will get addicted to it and I am scared people will ask questions about the scars. And I don't want to worry anyone, but I really need...
    ItsGoingToBeOkay7 ItsGoingToBeOkay7 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Recently I've wanted to cut again. I've been thinking a lot about my parents and how dumb they are. Then just last week my cousin told me that my mom was pregnant when she married...
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Self harm was and still is such a big part of my life and I'm finding it very difficult at the moment to prevent myself from relapsing again.
    tonipurcell tonipurcell 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    Against the opinions of every person I've told my story I texted the girl that broke my heart. She hasn't responded and I don't think she will;( it's been hrs and nothing...
    NPkid97 NPkid97 16-17, M Jul 15

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    I wanna hang out with my emotional bullshit. Like use it to my advantage. Cause I don't make a whole lot of sense in that area. I like to call it "emotionally Ill". So with all...
    Augusttonic Augusttonic 16-17, F Jul 20

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    I was feeling tired and depressed, I just couldn't resist
    CatWithScars CatWithScars 13-15, F Jul 23

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    I used to cut myself like two years ago. With some counseling, I managed to stop. And I've promised some of my friends I won't do it ever again. But sometimes its just so hard. I...
    21cookielover21 21cookielover21 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hello EP one more story to tell you it has always been my life from bad to worse, I know what I did to deserve regrets life I just want is pity that nobody ever felt, I want to...
    ferrer95 ferrer95 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I started cutting myself about 9 months ago. It started as just feeling like **** because i dont have any freinds and no life. But then I started to have back problems. A pinched...
    Nick54 Nick54 18-21, M Jul 14

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    I have been cutting myself for awhile now, I hate it but I can't stop I'm too addicted, it's like heroine I'm hooked and can't stop ( I don't actually do heroine). I want to stop...
    Lanigga14 Lanigga14 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    So I tried to stop cutting myself. I only lasted two whole days. Today is the third day and I just lost. I can't stop ******* up. First I hurt someone and then I retaliate against...
    DontCallMeSunshine DontCallMeSunshine 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    I've been clean for two weeks (After cutting myself for eight months) and I'm having horrible urges right now... Usually I turn to music but it's stopped working. Everything has...
    weby667 weby667 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Hes left me. Its been a while since iv cut but iv cut myself to bits this time. I tried to feel anything but the pain of being unloved. I feel pathetic, used, unlovable, and...
    Stiggyb Stiggyb 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 22

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    People sometimes ask me why would I cut myself, it’s not because I’m mad or hurt. I’m just tired; I’m tired of putting more effort than I receive. I’m tired of holding...
    MattSkellington MattSkellington 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    I cut myself again I can't stop I don't know why it's like an addiction I've already gotten help and people pray over me all the time but it doesn't work I'm so lost.... It mainly...
    Botdf1shutup Botdf1shutup 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I'm not trying to kill myself, I'm just trying to ease the pain. I cut when I feel stupid, or afraid, or overwhelmed, or my PTSD is triggered by seeing abuse or mean people or...
    phorgan1 phorgan1 56-60, M Jul 16

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    Since having my daughter and a really terrible break up(which I look back at now and say thank God that it's over), I have not had much 'me' time. Today, I took that time to pamper...
    sunniedays89 sunniedays89 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    I think my mom is or was figuring it out. It started a bit over a month ago when we went to a water park, my one piece bathing suit showed my thighs, and I forgot about the swim...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    This is very personal and a big thing to talk about, if anyone needs to talk.. Message me& I'll try help you however I can and whenever I can :) you are not alone! So... This is my...
    Jodiii14 Jodiii14 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Most people wouldn't understand and I don't expect you too. No one knows I hurt myself not even my closest friends, I only punch myself in the ribs and punch walls and throw...
    heyapple69 heyapple69 66-70, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    So its been fcking months since I did this sh!t but few hours ago I cut again. Cut my wrist. Haven't cut since early march. Idk why just life again I think. 1 of those down days...
    OKPunk OKPunk 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I know this sinking feeling anywhere. It's happening again. I've been depressed most of my teenage years. I have plenty of ups, but there are always downs that follow close behind...
    LettersToTheSky LettersToTheSky 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I found myself walk into the store. Why was I there? I threw out my razors a day and a half ago. I can't possibly be going to buy some new ones, can I? Am I really this weak? I can...
    DontCallMeSunshine DontCallMeSunshine 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    It's probably the wrong category for this, but I don't care. I thought I was past this. It seemed like I was finally done. I could finally be happy. I was stupid. They told me in...
    JustEndIt JustEndIt 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I separated from my husband 3 years ago. It was a really messed up relationship and he cheated time after time. I became more and more insecure as time went on. Eventually I found...
    ThatsSuze ThatsSuze 22-25 Jul 7

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    I want to stop again. I tried earlier this week and made it two days. I have to start all over again. :( I am jealous of all the people who stopped and don't start again. I am...
    DontCallMeSunshine DontCallMeSunshine 18-21, F Jul 7

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    I had arranged to cut a neighbor friend's hair last night. She likes it long (well past her shoulders). Her husband has been asking her to cut it shorter and fancied seeing her...
    OSHfan OSHfan 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    I've been clean for a year nw. I missed up big time these days wit my friend mom n dad. So I got a knife and said just 1 cut then 1 more then the nxt thing I knw I gt a lot on my 2...
    Anderson73 Anderson73 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 16

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    Last night i felt a strong urge to cut again..but its hard to hide the scars its hard to explain why my wrist look like that so i decided that if i am to cut again its gonna be...
    poetessofblood poetessofblood 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    How the hell do I live with myself? Here I am propped up against the door so nobody can walk in, and my 8 year old brother knocks and tells me he loves me and wants a hug. Instead...
    DontCallMeSunshine DontCallMeSunshine 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 18

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    Below is a write up I have just finished compiling. Bride of Christ is to leave behind materials that will guide those who shall become believers during the tribulation period as...
    stepkamau stepkamau 36-40, M Jul 21

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    i'm just in so much heartbreak i'm shaking and crying and have been for the past hour. i relapsed. ive been three months clean and it had done me so well. thank you mom, i cut...
    meowshelbs meowshelbs 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I did it again I forgot to post it last week cause Im trying to get better by drawing and getting more involved with stuff and its working again. My "best friend" pretty much left...
    FighterWolf FighterWolf 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    It's been nearly 2 months since I cut and unfortunately I have again today. I'm so scared for when school starts, that everything will just go to **** again. I wish I wasn't so...
    dianeemariee dianeemariee 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 24

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