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Earrings one or both pierced on a guy

spydersixspydersix Posts: 236Registered User Junior Member
edited July 2010 in College Life
I'm thinking of getting piercings. I'm not sure what looks better one or both ears pierced. I'm also getting them pierced with 14k white gold diamond studs because they look the right size for my ears (not too big and obnoxious and not too small). Later on I might get a small silver hoop.

What looks better on a guy, one or both ears pierced?
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Replies to: Earrings one or both pierced on a guy

  • BaelorBaelor Posts: 3,640Registered User Senior Member
    I'm thinking of getting piercings.

    There's the problem.
  • PunkchiquePunkchique Posts: 378Registered User Member
    I like both, but either way is fine.... Once it suits your face of course
  • DCHurricaneDCHurricane Posts: 2,976- Senior Member
    Eh, I've got a friend who's got ear piercings, two small flesh tunnels. He's also got great luck with the ladies. Hot ones.
  • Beta_FistBeta_Fist Posts: 646Registered User Member
    I personally don't really like earrings on guys. I guess one looks better, but it always gives me the image of a wanna-be rapper or something..and for the love of all things holy in this world, gauges are the stupidest idea ever.
  • DCHurricaneDCHurricane Posts: 2,976- Senior Member
    That's what I generally think, but it certainly hasn't been a bad thing for my friend.
  • ksarmandksarmand Posts: 2,743Registered User Senior Member
    Both ears pierced on a guy looks weird.

    And gauges are unappealing unless the face makes up for it.
  • andrewexdandrewexd Posts: 918Registered User Member
    cc is not the place to ask for fashion advice (apparently).
  • ksarmandksarmand Posts: 2,743Registered User Senior Member
    ^Well, duh. That much is obvious.
  • tiff90tiff90 Posts: 1,370- Senior Member
    Both for sure
  • ginab591ginab591 Posts: 1,068Registered User Senior Member
    One ear.
    Unless they're gauges, then get two, but don't get them too big.
  • spydersixspydersix Posts: 236Registered User Junior Member
    I'll never get gauges. I'll either wear studs or have the hoop earings like Howie Mandel.
  • justadream92justadream92 Posts: 617Registered User Member
    I just got my second ear pierced the day before graduation ... 3 weeks ago. But I had my other ear pierced since I was 2.

    I would say as long as their small studs, you should be fine with a lot of people but apparently, the bigger studs and gauges are off setting for a lot of people when it comes to guys ....

    My best friend has small hoop earrings though, and they look good on him.
  • fa-la-la-lenafa-la-la-lena Posts: 2,844Registered User Senior Member
    IMO...Normally guys with 2 pierced ears look like tools. 1 looks fine to me...as long as it is relatively small and not so bling-bling-y
  • PunkchiquePunkchique Posts: 378Registered User Member
    ehhh, I'd advise against hoops though...
  • BaelorBaelor Posts: 3,640Registered User Senior Member
    I agree. Also, the company at which my father works basically has a ban on facial hair, piercings on males, etc. I don't know what the attitude toward things like that is in all industries, but it still appears to me that people at white collar jobs generally are expected not to have any "unusual" appearance characteristics. This may just be the places I've lived.
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