According to Mikkelson, there is likely little truth behind the stories, and the vast majority of teenagers who contact her site express shock and disappointment that so many have believed them. Retrieved 10 Nov The ban was based on the distraction caused rather than sexual activity occurring, but suggesting the school believed the myth added it was also a preventative measure. Varying interpretations are given on a variety of fan-sites, but the supposed "meanings" do not appear on the packaging, nor in the promotion of the bracelets which are sold solely as a fashion accessory.
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A pink one meant exposing the breasts, a kiss or a love-bite depending on which version of the myth was circulating. It isn't commercial exploitation of children any more than any other craze such as pogs, yo-yos etc. According to the Daily Mail, parents were shocked and outraged by the pocket money "shag bands" worn by children as young as 8 and allegedly used to facilitate kissing games. October 18, Once you choose hope, anything is possible - Christopher Reeves.
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Somehow, somewhere, they gained a racy connotation. The Guardian had more common sense about the matter, noting that different websites having different interpretations, but that mostly the bracelets don't mean anything except in paranoid parents' imaginations. Re: Sex Bracelets - September 29th , AM I have worn these type of bracelettes before but not for the sexual point of them. Retrieved December 2, Make sure the restraints are not restricting blood circulation and do not leave on for more than 10 minutes.
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