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Hickeys = trash? Poll

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Question: Do you think hickeys are trashy looking?

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This is what my generation thought.

If you got a hickey you would do whatever you could to cover it up.

If you saw a guy or girl with multiple hickeys you instantly thought how trashy it looked.

I was talking with my teen DD about them and she said she sees nothing wrong with them. I was shocked! 

She was like "way to shame women mom"

I never really thought about it. Why do we shame women and men that have multiple hickeys? Or is it just me?

Posted by Anonymous on Nov. 11, 2013 at 2:21 PM
Replies (71-79):
Anonymous
by Anonymous on Nov. 11, 2013 at 3:43 PM

Hickeys not so much trash as being stupid enough to think they look cool.

Anonymous
by Anonymous on Nov. 11, 2013 at 3:46 PM
Its trashy and dumb.
AliKatAK47
by Meanie Pants on Nov. 11, 2013 at 5:28 PM

I get them too. Only more like bite marks. There's always time. If not, we find it. 

Quoting MrsErdos2011:


Quoting AliKatAK47:

Your neighbor had some fun times then. 

Quoting Anonymous:

Trashy. I had a 35 yr old neighbor who constantly had them.


My neighbors constantly have them too. They are young (21 &22) with two kids. I am always asking myself how they find the time.


Maks1mommy
by Ruby Member on Nov. 11, 2013 at 5:29 PM

I think they are,dh left one on my neck a few months ago just to be mean haha.

Mrs.Kubalabuku
by Ruby Member on Nov. 11, 2013 at 5:32 PM

It's funny how ANY bruise or discoloration of the skin on the breasts, neck, etc are considered "hickeys."

I tend not to bother worrying about it.  Would I like DH to leave a massive hickey right up high on my neck?  No.  But with how many other explanations there are for spots on a neck, why do we ALWAYS jump straight to calling it a hickey?

And so what if a couple gets a little too rough during a time of passion?  Some people like kissing or being kissed on the neck, and mid O you just might get a little over zealous.  It happens.  It's one thing to go around covered in them all the time, but the occassional one really isn't a big deal.

kit_manson
by Platinum Member on Nov. 11, 2013 at 5:34 PM
I don't see how it makes any difference to another person, and I agree with your daughter.
marie85
by Gold Member on Nov. 11, 2013 at 5:34 PM

It looks trashy to me. Not that they are trash it just looks it.But when I was a teen I didn't think so. 

Anonymous
by Anonymous on Nov. 16, 2013 at 9:03 PM

bump

scoleman828
by Silver Member on Nov. 16, 2013 at 9:07 PM
I think they look really trashy. That being said, the skin on my neck is incredibly hyper sensitive after my last pregnancy (ds is 4 months). If dh kisses me and has ANY facial hair at all, it leaves a red mark that looks like one. I don't know why but it sucks.
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