We are a little late to the party on this, but it’s a pretty interesting subject. A cauliflower ear is not the prettiest looking thing, for sure, but for some UFC fighters it’s a badge of pride, while others admit it’s wreaked havoc with their dating game.

The series of interviews in the video below come from UFC fighters from all divisions who tell their own cauliflower ear stories, and give advice (some questionable) on how they maintain their beautiful imperfections.