Unless you‘re intentionally stretching your earring holes with gauges, most people don’t want stretched earlobes. Unfortunately, once an earring hole has been stretched or torn, there is no way to repair the hole or tear without surgery.
Hereof, what’s the smallest ear stretcher size?
18g / 1.0mm
Moreover, will a stretched ear go back to normal?
If you stretch your lobe to 00g or smaller, you are a much better candidate for your ear going back to “normal“. … If you stretched your ear a year ago or a few months ago, your ear has a much better chance of shrinking back to its original size than if it has been stretched and fully healed for several years.
How much does it cost to fix stretched earlobes?
Torn Earlobe Repair Doesn’t Cost As Much As You Think
Ear lobe repairs range from about $400 to $1000 per ear.
Unfortunately, most split earlobes do not repair themselves. Once the earlobe rips, the lower part of the damaged lobe will form skin and scar tissue around itself so the earlobe continues to be split unless it is successfully repaired.
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Of course you should always listen to your body and if you’re struggling to fit the taper through or stretch you should wait for further healing. Following this process it would take roughly two years to get to 00 gauge this way.