asapniceee: “She is too young for such a provocative piercing. Why would her parents let her pierce her tongue?”
tiffaneybabeyy : “At your age, Willow, I don’t think a piercing should be on you, especially there.”
mariajx91: “Maybe you should stop rushing to grow up Willow. It looks trashy. You’re 11, and that doesn’t look good at any age to be honest. Hope it’s fake.”
Though she later revealed that it was in fact a fake, magnetic tongue ring, people were already whipping their opinions back and forth about whether young people are too vulnerable to make permanent (or potentially scarring) decisions about their bodies. The issue: What is classified as “too young”?