7 emo things we all wish were still acceptable as adults

We’ll just come right out and say it- we miss the emo years! Here are just some of the things from our former emo lives that we wish we could get away with now we’re all grown up.

1) Men with painted fingernails and black eyeliner


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Sometimes it went a little overboard but hey, that’s allowed in emo world. When the guys spent as much time carefully painting their nails and applying eyeliner as the girls, it opened up a whole world of playful androgyny that felt okay to us. Now if a grown man wears make up he’s either gay, trans or just plain “weird”. Open your minds, people!


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