Anyone want to pierce and squeeze the cartilage bump on my daith piercing?

(36 Posts)
KingJoffreyLikesJaffaCakes Sat 30-Jul-16 18:25:56

Or would that be weird??

It's grim. Leaky. Flakey.

Requires intervention.

Halp!!

dementedma Sat 30-Jul-16 18:26:41

Yuk. What is a daith?

KingJoffreyLikesJaffaCakes Sat 30-Jul-16 18:28:45

Yuk? Yuk??

We're in Sporner Corner. You're not allowed to say yuk! This is our safe place.

grin

It's one of the hard bits in the ear. The kind of ridge.

FruitCider Sat 30-Jul-16 18:38:22

Is this the one that people are getting due to social media trending a myth that it cures migraines?

Anyhow, just clean it! If it's that pussy see your piercer...

Gileswithachainsaw Sat 30-Jul-16 18:39:13

<scrubs in>

Me me me

dementedma Sat 30-Jul-16 18:44:36

Sorry. I adore ear wax sporning but just can't do pus!
I know this makes me a failure as a sporner..

Gileswithachainsaw Sat 30-Jul-16 18:45:31

Your barred wink

Elllicam Sat 30-Jul-16 18:45:34

I'll squeeze it smile

tiredvommachine Sat 30-Jul-16 18:46:11

<Waits expectantly>

Mrsmorton Sat 30-Jul-16 18:47:21

For the avoidance of doubt the adjective is purulent, not pussy. No one wants to be squeezing anyone's pussy hmm

I'll do it joffers, can even offer a sterile needle. I'm at work tomorrow smile

MrsPurchase Sat 30-Jul-16 18:47:27

Picture?
<hopeful>

playinthedarkness Sat 30-Jul-16 18:50:53

< jumps about waving hands >
Pick me pick me! 🤗

Elledouble Sat 30-Jul-16 19:01:03

ME. ME. ME.

Are you in Birmingham? [hopeful]

ShatnersBassoon Sat 30-Jul-16 19:03:01

God yeah, I will. What is it? Do I need to bring any tools?

heehaaw Sat 30-Jul-16 19:06:14

Mrsmorton I had no idea purulent was the word! It comes up a lot in my job & when I'm typing notes I always think "Pus-y? Pussy?!" then settle for "pus-like". This is v helpful!

KingJoffreyLikesJaffaCakes Sat 30-Jul-16 19:08:43

Piercer said to rinse with salt water and squeeze out the pus.

Ear squeezing is hard. Can't see what you're doing.

KingJoffreyLikesJaffaCakes Sat 30-Jul-16 19:09:29

In the West Country, btw.

ShatnersBassoon Sat 30-Jul-16 19:09:46

Have you got a hair grip? That would get in there.

FruitCider Sat 30-Jul-16 19:13:38

Where abouts in the West Country? I'm in the West Country and love a bit of gunk (but still think you should get proper advice)

FruitCider Sat 30-Jul-16 19:14:49

For the avoidance of doubt the adjective is purulent, not pussy.

I know grin but I'm not on nurse duty on here!

KingJoffreyLikesJaffaCakes Sat 30-Jul-16 19:23:04

In Trowvegas.

I've sought the advice. The advice is to squeeze!!

HawkingsMead Sat 30-Jul-16 19:24:43

Best advice EVER.

FruitCider Sat 30-Jul-16 19:25:44

Trowvegas gringringringrin

Close but not close enough I'm afraid! Got a good friend that owes you a favour?

StillSmallVoiceOfCalm Sat 30-Jul-16 19:26:13

I'm within pus popping distance. I shall pop over in a mo.

KingJoffreyLikesJaffaCakes Sat 30-Jul-16 19:49:58

Bloody well hurts.
Going to have a drink then soak it and try the hair grip thing.

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