The other week, I bought myself a nose ring. After a year and a half of having my nose pierced, I thought I’d finally change my stud to a ring as I love how they look.
When I got my nose pierced, the piercer told me that it was a corkscrew nose stud and that they’re difficult to take out and put in. So, this is the tale of how I took my stud out and put the ring in.
I went to the mirror and pulled the straight bit of the nose stud out. So far, so good. I started gently twisting, trying to look up my nose at the same time. Nothing was happening and trying to look up my nostril made the stud go completely back in. FFS. I turned to Youtube and looked for videos demonstrating how to remove them. I came across this video of