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The Ear Stretching Kits: Expanded and Comfortable

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Ear stretching has been a part of human culture for thousands of years. It’s still popular today, but it has evolved over time. This article will explain how stretching kits have changed over time from using clay balls to plastic cylinders, and even what the most popular sizes are today.

What Is Ear Stretching?

Ear stretching is the process of gradually widening the earlobe by inserting increasingly larger pieces of jewelry through the piercing. The traditional way to stretch your ears involves using tapers, which are cylindrical pieces of metal that gradually increase in size as you insert them into your piercing and continue to wear them until it’s wide enough for you to move up to a larger gauge (e.g., from 18G to 16G).

The process can be quite time consuming, but also very rewarding! It takes anywhere from 1-3 months or more depending on how quickly your body adapts to change and how big you want your lobes stretched out too


Stretching kits come in a variety of sizes. The size of an stretching kit is measured in gauges, with each gauge representing a larger hole than the previous one. The most common sizes are from 0 to 2, with 0 being the smallest and 2 being one full millimeter larger than 1/2 inch (which is considered to be the standard for gauges).


It’s important to know how much your stretching kit will cost. A starter kit can range from $50 to $150, depending on the material and design of the jewelry. The price of a piercing depends on where you get it done–it could be as low as $10 or as high as $200! Getting a tattoo costs anywhere from $100-$1000 depending on how big your design is and where you go for it (and if there are any special features). Finally, nose piercings usually start at around $40 but may vary greatly depending on who does them and where they’re located.

Moving Too Quickly To A Larger Stretching Kit Size

As you can see, there are multiple factors that go into choosing the right size of ear stretching kits. If you are new to stretching your ears and want to get started with a smaller size, then by all means do so! If you’re experienced in ear stretching or have been doing it for a while and want to move up to a larger size, then go for it! However, if this is your first time getting an ear stretcher kit and have never stretched before – please take our advice: stay away from the larger sizes until after some time has passed and after researching how long each stage should take (which we will cover later).

Reaching A Plateau With Your Stretching Kits

If you find yourself stuck at the same width for a long time, it’s probably time to move up a size. The good news is that there are kits available in all sizes, so there will always be one that fits your ears perfectly!

If moving up isn’t an option, try adding more holes to your current stretching kit. This way you can make sure every hole gets used before moving on to another size or style of stretcher.

If you’re using a stretching kit, it’s important to use the correct size. If your ear is too big for the kit, then it’s not going to work. If the hole in your ear is too small for the jewelry that comes with the kit (or any other type of jewelry) then again, it’s not going to work.

Surgical Steel For Smoothness And Comfort

Surgical steel is a popular material for body jewelry. It’s safe, comfortable and easy to clean. Surgical steel can be used with all types of jewelry, including tapers and plugs. You can get it in almost any size or shape you want! The best part? Surgical steel is durable and long lasting so you’ll be able to enjoy your new stretched ears for years to come!

Surgical steel has no nickel content which makes it great for people who have sensitive skin or are allergic to nickel (like me). It’s also hypoallergenic so it won’t irritate those with sensitive ears like some other materials might do when they’re inserted into your earlobes during the stretching process.

Stretching Kit With Dangling Charms

If you’re looking for a way to expand your ears and get the look of stretched piercings without actually having to go through with a piercing, then an ear stretching kits is your best bet.

The process is simple: you put on the taper, which is made from surgical steel or titanium (depending on what type of jewelry you want), and slowly work it through each hole until it reaches the desired size. Then, once they’ve been stretched enough to fit over a standard 14-gauge barbell–or any other piece of jewelry that suits your fancy–you can take off the taper and insert whatever kind of jewelry fits best.

Stretching Kit With Anodized Colors

Anodized colors are a great way to express your individuality. If you’re looking for a way to show off your style and personality, anodized colors can do just that. Anodized colors are created by applying a coating (usually aluminum oxide) to the surface of an object such as jewelry or other metal objects. The result is colorful patterns on the surface of your stretching kit!

Stretching Kit With Glow-In-The-Dark Plugs

If you’re looking for a fun way to express your personality, glow-in-the-dark plugs are a great choice. They’re not just for kids and can be worn anywhere, even in the office! Glow-in-the-dark plugs look awesome when they light up against dark skin tones–especially if they match your outfit or hairstyle. If you have an edgy style and want people to notice that fact immediately upon seeing you, glow-in-the-dark earrings may be right up your alley.


If you are looking to get started with ear stretching, the best thing to do is research what is available in terms of kits and tools. Then decide which one suits your needs best. It’s important not only because they come in different price ranges but also because they have different features that make them more or less user-friendly.