pierced ear


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pierced ear

An earlobe that has been pierced with a needle so that a permanent channel will remain, permitting the wearing of an earring attached to the ear by a connector that passes through the channel.
See also: ear
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How do you recommend caring for your newly pierced ears?
So we were not helped by the pictures of Duff's eight-month-old baby, Banks, with her newly pierced ears.
Studex has numerous aftercare offerings that focus not only on the care directly following a piercing but also on continuous maintenance and hygiene to keep pierced ears clean and healthy.
He's described as 5 feet 7 inches tall, with brown hair, a gray beard and pierced ears. Anyone with information is asked to call the Eugene police violent crimes unit.
As mother to a six-year-old girl, I can say with total certainty that if I let her make all the decisions about her appearance she'd be rocking up at school with pierced ears, painted finger and toenails, a full face of make-up and purple hair.
She had pierced ears. She had thin eyebrows." The second suspect "was the older of the two suspects.
The problem is, I don't have pierced ears so I can't wear them.
And you can be honest in a nice way - tell her you love the earrings, but don't have pierced ears and ask if you can go back and swap them for another piece of jewellery.
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The Helene Alicia doll features bulbous blue paperweight eyes with darker rims to the iris, pierced ears and is wearing original shoes and socks, and a blue and red silk lace-trimmed dress.
This is thought to be due to ear piercing being a major cause of sensitization to nickel, as prevalence in subjects with pierced ears was 31% and those without pierced ears was 2%.9 People with cutaneous piercing were considered a significant risk factor for Ni allergy.