Amanda Jensen's Profile

About

I began selling earrings for sensitive ears after I struggled to find pretty earrings for my own sensitive ears. For me, surgical steel has worked wonderfully, where sterling silver and gold caused inflammation, itching, bleeding, and other unpleasant things. I discovered this material when my college roommate took me to visit a piercing shop after yet another attempt at ear-piercing was going horribly bad. They swapped out the jewelry for surgical steel and my ears were finally happy. Shortly thereafter I began to long to be able to wear pretty earrings like other people, but the piercing shops I went to only offered alternative-looking jewelry. So after a lot of time searching, I finally decided to make my own.

I began offering surgical steel hooks and have grown to include niobium hooks. Niobium is a 100% hypoallergenic / nickel-free elemental metal and is great for those with severe…

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  • Female
  • Joined November 23, 2009

Favorite materials

Surgical Steel, Niobium, Metal Charms, Glass Beads, Crystals, Resin Beads, Wire, Vintage Buttons, Chain, Metal Scraps, Pearls, Gemstones, Wooden Beads

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About

I began selling earrings for sensitive ears after I struggled to find pretty earrings for my own sensitive ears. For me, surgical steel has worked wonderfully, where sterling silver and gold caused inflammation, itching, bleeding, and other unpleasant things. I discovered this material when my college roommate took me to visit a piercing shop after yet another attempt at ear-piercing was going horribly bad. They swapped out the jewelry for surgical steel and my ears were finally happy. Shortly thereafter I began to long to be able to wear pretty earrings like other people, but the piercing shops I went to only offered alternative-looking jewelry. So after a lot of time searching, I finally decided to make my own.

I began offering surgical steel hooks and have grown to include niobium hooks. Niobium is a 100% hypoallergenic / nickel-free elemental metal and is great for those with severe metal sensitivities.

It is my mission to fill the jewelry boxes of others who have sensitive ears with a plethora of pretty choices of earrings.

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