When I got my ears pierced I was told to rotate the gold balls every day, just simply turn them to keep the posts and backing from fusing to my skin. Other wise if you change your earring before the six weeks is up the hole will shrink to the size of the earring you have put in and when you take that earring out to change it, it will shrink further causing pain to put another earring in as you may have to use force. The piercing in my left ear has a small lump of scar tissue behind it. In ancient Rome earrings were worn only by slaves, while in ancient Greece they were the ornament of prostitutes. I wonder if the whole left side straight, right side gay thing still carries a stigma? Good luck! John J.
7. He used to have two earrings in his left ear but decided he didn’t like that look, so reverted to just one – which is still one too many for his father. Rios says that bigger earrings are popular–perhaps because of videos, since costumers tell him that bigger “reads” better on television. He’s from the old school, where guys didn’t get their ears pierced,” said Warner. DiFonzo estimated that the ear-piercing business today is 30 percent male. the size of an American dime… Jim Robinson, 22, grew up in West Philly, where his friends regarded multiple earrings as a badge of status in the street.
At Royal Jewelry in the Gallery, the men coming in to have their ears pierced are likely to be sailors. Ear plugs are favored by punks and rockers. But an earring is forbidden when the sailor is in uniform. So a sailor who has his ear pierced when on leave would have to take the earring out later, risking having the hole close when he’s back on the ship. The Navy dress code permits women to wear small “ball” earrings on duty: Enlisted women may wear silver and officers may wear gold. They should match, but only if you want to look like a time traveller from a bygone decade, say experts. I think it’s safe to say that most Japanese people have a slightly different set of expectations for expatriates than they do native Japanese people.
A Navy man caught wearing an earring on duty receives a warning for the first offense. oh, it’s just too unspeakable.