Body modification trend alert! You may have heard about ‘gauging’ ones ears.

Where a hole in the earlobe is enlarged. Well, an Australian man has decided to remove the center of his ears. Termed “conch removal,” the auricle – or sometimes called pinna – is surgically removed.

His lobes are also gauged; so, he has two large holes in each ear.

Chai Maibert has been the recipient of online musing since a social media post. However, it’s uncertain whether he’s heard all of the chatter.

On the upside, now he can haul more laundry. And who wouldn’t love that?