What is "Dead stretching"? - Eros Body Jewellery

Leave your taper in overnight, and by morning, you will be able to easily put your new plugs/tunnels into your larger gauged ears. In summary: -Dead stretching can cause blowouts, especially when attempted dry - Stretch up using a taper and plenty of lubrication to ease friction - Never skip sizes! View our range of ear stretching tapers here…

Is it safe to dead stretch your ears? Yahoo Answers

Nov 12, 2010 · So, I started stretching my ears in August of 2010. I stretched from an 18g to a 14g with a taper. I waited a month and then decided to stretch again. When I tried to stretch from a 14g to a 12g with a taper, I couldn't push the taper through. I decided I would try to just push the 12g plug through without the taper and it went in my ear fairly easily.…