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    How does one get ear tips to stick, not glue hair?

    OK, sort of embarrassed to ask, but how does one get pointed elf ear tips to stick and not grab your hair? I've tried a piece of paper, which sort of did the trick, but not really.

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    elfen magic i believe
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Shave the hair?

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    vaseline in your hair then put the ears on, then take the vasaeline off.

    had to do it for my mom once. try cosplay.com for further tips
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    Put 1 part of the epoxy on your ear, the other part on the ear tips.
    That way they only bond where they touch. It will be permenant though.

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    Halloween's over

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    Not for D&D fans.

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    Shave your head. Problem solved.

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    Thank you Mr. Obvious.

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    I was just very very careful. You have to hold your hair out of the way while you place the ear tips. It's the front edge you have to watch out for. If you didn't know, you put the spirit gum on the tips themselves then put them on your ears.
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    Do you find that the ear tips increase your aerodynamics?
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    Just get your ears surgically altered to always look elfin.

    Just be ready to throw back at least five times the smacktalk that will be thrown your way......got laid off from santa's workshop, eh?
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    Inject some Vulcan DNA. Problem solved.

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    Quote Originally Posted by c0urt View Post
    vaseline in your hair
    Never do this- it will take at least a week to wash it all out.

    The first rule of flats is You don't talk about flats!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hobartlemagne View Post
    Never do this- it will take at least a week to wash it all out.
    not if you wash with fire.
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    so you use fire shampoo too!

    The first rule of flats is You don't talk about flats!

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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by Falkon View Post
    I was just very very careful. You have to hold your hair out of the way while you place the ear tips. It's the front edge you have to watch out for. If you didn't know, you put the spirit gum on the tips themselves then put them on your ears.
    Aye, I do that, its just hard getting it positioned right, and getting the hair out of the way. I'm just wondering if I'm missing something.

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    hair too long? I dunno. practice putting them on without the spirit gum so that you know the exact position you need them in.
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    Use a stapler?
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