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« on: May 30, 2008 01:01:43 PM »

It hurts. Believe me.

I clipped one of my nails way back because it got caught on something and ripped, which was painful enough. When I was hot gluing for another craft this morning, I managed to get hot glue on the exposed, raw part of my skin that I had just clipped back my fingernail from.

Ow. It still hurts.

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« Reply #1 on: May 30, 2008 01:19:12 PM »



You know what also hurts? Vinegar in a hangnail. I was tie-dyeing with egg dye and vinegar this past weekend and I forgot about a hangnail I had-and I went to wring the shirt out. The vinegar/egg dye got in the hangnail-and boy, did it ever hurt!!  Cry So yeah, that stuff really hurts. =/

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« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2009 07:51:20 PM »

i guess covering my fingertips in hot glue would keep me from biting my nails Tongue

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« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2010 09:21:36 AM »

i guess covering my fingertips in hot glue would keep me from biting my nails Tongue

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« Reply #4 on: March 29, 2010 09:37:38 AM »

This makes me wince, a lot.

I was using hot glue today to make decorative hair grips, I'm very pleased to say I did not damage myself. Cheesy

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« Reply #5 on: March 30, 2010 05:07:53 PM »

A note to brides to be either invest in a low temp glue gun or ask your MOH to do the hot gluing for you the week before the wedding.  My girlfriend did it with a High temp and burned the heck out of her fingers and was in pain on her wedding day from the burns and not to mention that the burns were not too attractive for pictures.

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