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How young is too young for a girl to get her ear's percied?

 
girliemom0406

Asked by girliemom0406 at 12:52 PM on Dec. 10, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I think the girl should be old enough to choose for herself and be able to properly clean them. I disagree with piercing babies ears.
    Shanna84

    Answer by Shanna84 at 12:55 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • When she's not old enough to make a good decision about it. I'd wait until they're 9 or 10.
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 12:57 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • This is totally for each individually family to decide. My little girl can get hers pierced when she wants to as long as she is old enough to remember to take care of them. She was my third baby in 33 months and there was no way I was going to remember to take care of them if I had gotten them done when she was an infant. My parents let me get mine pierced for my 10th birthday. I think this was a good age. Now I don't even wear earrings.
    JamieLK

    Answer by JamieLK at 1:02 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • I had my daughters done when she was 2 months...
    kiansmom0423

    Answer by kiansmom0423 at 12:54 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • I've seen brand new baby girls with their ears pierced. I don't see anything wrong with it as long as the mother cares for them properly. And keeps her in age appropriate earrings throughout the years.
    specialwingz

    Answer by specialwingz at 12:55 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • I did all 4 my girls at 6 weeks
    MzBlAkE

    Answer by MzBlAkE at 12:57 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • I got both my DD ears pierced when they were 3 months old!! I think it is easier that way becasue they really don't mess with them!! They don't know they are even there after 5 min of getting them done and it looks soo cute!!!
    2prettylittle1s

    Answer by 2prettylittle1s at 12:58 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • Even though I love it when little girls and babies have their ears pierced I think that they should be old enough to make the decision for themselves. I just hope both my girls want to do it! But if not, its alright!
    ditchen4

    Answer by ditchen4 at 1:15 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • i think you should wait till they beg for it ... that is jmo though.
    AmaliaD

    Answer by AmaliaD at 2:11 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • are you referring to one piercing in each lobe? never......

    cartiladge and other places, when she's old enough to pay for it.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 12:56 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

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