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Autumn.
chicago-land area.
straight edge.
cool queer girl.
sad almost always.

awfulmodifications:

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Bought a Dremel a few months back, now that the weathers warm I have actually been using it!

The first thing I made were taper ear spacers! They turned out alright, I know I need to practice using a Dremel though!

Right now I did a base coat of white on all 8 spacers, and will be decorating and sealing them. I will post photos when I’m done! 

Currently making a beginner taper spacer for myself. Going to sand it down more, soak it in extra virgin olive oil and put it in tonight. I’ll update with photos later.”

Source: Someone who I went to school with.

Submitter Comment: I’m just flabbergasted. Obviously she has done no research on ear stretching whatsoever. She has normal pierced ears, not stretched ones.

Why It’s Awful: Where to begin? Her terminology is off - they are called tapers, not ‘beginner taper ear spacers’. Wood should never be used to stretch with, especially not wooden tapers. Tapers are bad enough as it is. Who knows what kind of wood these are made out of, they could be toxic. Look how wonky they are! They are uneven, a huge size jump, and badly sanded. Plus she coated them in paint, and then a sealant, neither of which are healthy for your ears. And then she shoved them through with olive oil..

How It Can Be Fixed: Throw these things in the trash and do some actual research. Buy proper stretching materials and for the love of all things modified, put the dremel down!

omfg

kill me

this seriously cannot be real

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    FOR THE FUCKING SACRED LETTUCE AND MAYO TOPPED LOVE OF ALL THAT IS DECENT YOU PEOPLE NEED TO PACK THUS FUCKING SHIT IN
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    omfg kill me this seriously cannot be real
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