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I Have Stretched Ears

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    Today marks the beginning of my journey.

    . Didn't quite know what to expect.. But hey, it's not too bad :) I'm excited... My plans are to go up to 0g right now my ears are a 12g? I think.. The packaging I think said 2-8mm which I'm pretty sure 2mm is 12g.. Although if I had a choice I probably would of gone 14g first...
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2014

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    Blowouts suck and are ugly.

    Back at 1/2inch until further notice. PSA: Please take your time stretching. Its not a race.
    HamSammich90 HamSammich90 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm at a 0g right now,

    I'm thinking about going to 00g. I really want to, that'll be my stopping point now.
    trippyprincess trippyprincess 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2014

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    Stretching

    I am 19 now and my ears are strtched to 2 inches. I started stretching at 11 behind my moms back. I am also currently stretching my lower lip piercing, nose piercing, and tongue.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 30, 2013

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    I'm at a 0g right now,

    hopefully going up to a 00g and then I'm stopping. Until I start with the second lobe piercings ;)
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 18-21, T Mar 25

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    I just went to a 0g today

    and can I say... ****.
    bbfeels bbfeels 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16, 2014

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    My ears are currently at a 00g I'm going up to

    a 1/2 inch. My family doesn't like them, my "friends" told me not to do it but I love them :)
    martianchild2 martianchild2 18-21, F Dec 27, 2013

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    I'm only at a 6g right now,

    but I plan to stretch to a 0g. I'm really happy Starbucks changed their policy to let baristas have stretched ears. They can't be bigger than a quarter, but luckily I don't plan on stretching that big just because I'm afraid my lobes won't return to normal size if I decide to...
    sinsoftheflesh sinsoftheflesh 18-21, F Oct 25, 2014

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    insomniastrikes insomniastrikes 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    My Plugs~

    My plugs, are kinda big I can't wait to stretch up an go bigger! i've been doing this for 4 years now. and i'm bearlly at 5/8th not because i'm scared to go bigger it's because I go slow and let them heal all the ways. I never got a blowout lol if your reading this, and you have...
    Endlessbee Endlessbee 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 18, 2012

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    cellybear14 cellybear14 18-21, F May 5

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    3 Inches

    I have my ears stretched to 3 inches. I was always fascinated by them, so, when I was about 12, I thought to myself, I should try. I started doing it behind my mom's back, and it went great-- until my mom found out. She found out when I was at an 8g, and she freaked. She never...
    Iampierced Iampierced 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 3, 2013

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    I really hope to get up to 1 5/8" someday.

    Right now, my ears are at 1/2". I'll be ready to go up to 9/16" very soon
    NoF7cksSeven NoF7cksSeven 16-17, F Dec 15, 2014

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    I'm at 2g right now,

    and I'm pretty happy with it. I love wearing tunnels, and at this size, you can see perfectly that my ears are stretched, but I can always shrink down if I want to.
    leggyshay leggyshay 16-17, F Jun 16

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    Hey (:

    I'm new to this, you guys should add me to your circle ^~^ what size are you guys at?
    Endlessbee Endlessbee 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 18, 2012

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    I really wanna go up to an inch.

    Ive always loved the way stretched ears look and the jewelry is awesome. My mom doesn't want me to but my dad bought me a kit and said he doesnt mind lol. But this is something i really want and I've thought about it for years and my mind still hasn't changed.
    Monami13 Monami13 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 21, 2014

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    mynameiskris mynameiskris 16-17, F Jun 21

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    Just did my third stretch

    and now I'm at 2mm! I'm so exited. But now comes the long wait to size up again.
    Leannaix Leannaix 18-21, F Jan 23

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    brightly coloured hair and all this body modifications? Check out my channel! New video up!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBAVghNQfyU&feature=youtu.be
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F Feb 10, 2014

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    I stretched right ear to 6mm at age 14,

    then restretched it to 10mm at age 19 & again at age 22. I am also stretching my left ear to 10mm, currently 5mm.
    Burke91 Burke91 22-25, F Mar 6, 2014

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    I take my plugs out every winter

    and this year they shrunk so much. They went from 2 inches down to almost an inch. Time to prepare for the Restretching journey.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 25

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    Fell In Love With It

    my story goes like this: I had never known about ear stretching till i met my best friend Kori. At the time she had in 4G. I was always amazed at how it looked the process it took to do it. well one day on my English 3 class i was goin through all her collection of plugs and...
    behemoth23 behemoth23 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2011

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    Finally Gave In.

    I'd been wanting to stretch my ears for a while, but I never had the time to actually take care of them or give them the attention they required. When I finished school, I finally had the time that I needed and I went for it. I started small and patiently stretching I'm now at a...
    scarlet93 scarlet93 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 7, 2013

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    Bondage Tape or Teflon Tape?

    Currently at 7/8 or 22mm. Goal Size 1'1/8. I hope stretching is addictive :P
    MrDysfunctional MrDysfunctional 18-21, M Jun 24, 2014

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    I just started stretching the second lobe

    peircings! If you are stretching your ears and it hurts or starts to bleed just stop! That means you either aren't doing it right, or they aren't ready or healed enough.
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 18-21, T 1 Response Mar 31

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    Just stretched my ears up .

    . again! Come check out my channel! www.youtube.com/1996Ashley
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F Nov 25, 2014

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    I feel so naked without my stretched ears

    and my tongue ring! I want them back!!!!
    yonnie97 yonnie97 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I've been stretching

    for nearly four years and I'm up to 9/16, finally. 1 5/8 is my goal but if I get up to 7/8, I'll be happy.
    NoF7cksSeven NoF7cksSeven 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 22

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    Finally Figured It Out

    Finally took the challenge of stretching my ears which in turn is teaching me patience. I started bigger than I should, honestly because I didn't know any better. I'm hemophilic, so when my plugs gushed blood every time I took them out, I though it was normal, and one thing to...
    NotLolita NotLolita 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 27, 2013

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    why does it hurt so bad to stretch to 0g

    😩I'm stuck at 2g for a while now
    purplehorizons665 purplehorizons665 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2014

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    My Journey From 3mm To 12mm

    Hi i had my ear pierced over 50 years ago so i think it was well healed for stretching, after consultation at a piercing parlor my first stretch was 3mm July 9th 2013 and my goal size 12mm was november 11th 2013 it took me 4 months and 2 days to get to my goal size, i know that...
    MrAcoustat MrAcoustat 66-70, M Nov 12, 2013

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    ZoeAmilia ZoeAmilia 16-17, F Jun 11, 2014

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    I love my 7/16 plugs.

    Sizing up gets kinda addicting after a while, at least for me ._.
    YoungAndAwkward YoungAndAwkward 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16, 2014

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    Okay have a question: I stretched to 00g

    for over 7 months now and today I got amethyst stone double flared plugs. Problem is I'm having a hard time putting them on. I had a heart shape wood double flared plugs that I would put in with no hesitation. But this one is super hard and I messaged my ear with oils and I...
    Brogann Brogann 16-17 2 Responses May 12

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    I think the only thing that'll be good about

    this week is getting my order in of my new daisy and heart rose quartz plugs.<333
    trippyprincess trippyprincess 16-17, F Mar 2, 2014

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    My lobes are stretched to 7/8" (22mm)

    and my next size is 1 inch (25mm). I think I'm stopping there but who knows!
    EngravedEnigma EngravedEnigma 22-25, F Jun 20

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    It's Quite Addictive

    I started stretching my ears back in school, only to 8mm. ended up having to take them out after a while. A few years later I decided I wanted to stretch again. I am now at 18mm and want to keep going.
    jesska123 jesska123 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 19, 2011

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    I'm addicted to stretching my ears.

    I'm at a 00g now. I don't know if I should stop or go up to 7/16
    shakklxvedxlph shakklxvedxlph 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 24, 2014

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    DIY, colourful hair, piercings,

    tattoos, makeup, stretched piercings. Like any of those!? Come check out my YouTube channel! Here's my newest video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TYCbWqjhuWk Thanks! (:
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F Mar 18, 2014

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    Modification

    I have stretched ears my ears are 00g
    olimusiclover olimusiclover 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2013

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    Do you like piercings,

    tattoos, stretched ears, hair dye & DIY? Then visit my YouTube channel! If you like something, let me know! Have suggestions? Let me know! (: Just uploaded a new vid! www.YouTube.com/1996Ashley
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F Oct 8, 2014

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    I Have Started Stretching My Ears

    I had gotten my ears pierced back in October of last year. Fast forward to May of this year and I had gotten the itch to stretch my piercings. I had gotten my stretching tapers and circular barbells from amazon. When I got the kit, I decided the time to stretch was here. I went...
    bluefireball4949 bluefireball4949 36-40, M Oct 7, 2013

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    Been about three years

    but my lobes are at 1/2 inch and I love them. I might stretch them a tad more though. Idk if they are quite large enough.
    Sxculent Sxculent 18-21, F Feb 5

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    I'm at a 6g (4 mm) and I am seriously having to

    go through hell because of it. The size I want to get to is 2g but it's hard when my entire family is strictly religious. I have to deal with everyone saying I'll be in hell before I know it and that I shouldn't play with the devil. I don't believe in God but they don't know...
    ikkakujuux ikkakujuux 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    hey guys I have a question I stretched my ears

    once to a 6 g I took them out and they closed up I noe have scar tissue should I punch it out or pierce through it
    JakeG1234 JakeG1234 22-25, M 1 Response May 2

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    Update! My ears are gauged to an inch and I got my left sleeve, the back of my hands, and knuckles. Also got a chest piece! :)
    xxbucksxx xxbucksxx 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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