Doctors are saying the ‘Glitter Tongue’ trend causes health problems, go figure

It seems like every week there’s a new bizarre beauty trend that’s making the internet scratch its head in bewilderment. Typically it involves some form of confusing eyebrow design, but not this week. This week’s fad is something called “Glitter Tongue” and doctors are urging people not to try it. Apparently sticking glitter all over your mouth can have negative side effects…imagine that.

Introducing, the Glitter Tongue…

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Yes, it’s literally sticking glitter onto your tongue. But why? Just WHY?

This WTF beauty “trend” recently became popular on Instagram.

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Looks *so* comfortable right?

And has made its way into the festival scene.

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Can’t say we’re too surprised.

However, doctors and beauty experts have started warning against the trend as it can cause health issues.

Go figure. Apparently, swallowing the glitter can lead to stomach aches and constipation.

Naturally, Twitter has its opinions on the matter.

It’s a “no” from me.

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