Sometimes piercings leave scars and sometimes they don’t. Nose piercings are one of those piercings that are prone to scars simply because they go through cartilage. Cartilage tissue is more likely to form scar tissue compared to other areas.
If you notice that you are developing a nose piercing scar, this detailed guide can help you know why it’s happening, and what you can do about it.Read More
You’re the type of person who wants something a bit edgier than a nose piercing, something that will draw attention to you. You’ve seen spider bites piercings and think they could be just what you’ve been looking for.
However, you aren’t quite sold on the process yet and you want to learn more about this unique piercing. This guide will help you figure out if you want to sink your fangs into spider bites piercings or mull it over a bit more before committing.Read More
When you want a new piercing, but don’t think a nostril piercing is edgy enough for the look you want to pull off, you might want to check out a septum piercing.
This piercing is enjoying a surge in popularity right now, yet it isn’t so common that everyone has it.
Just like any other piercing, a septum piercing comes with a risk of infection. Here is what you need to know about the causes of septum piercing infections, what you can do about them and how to give yourself a better chance of staying infection-free. The fewer problems your piercing causes you, the more you’ll enjoy it overall.Read More
Summer’s coming, and this year you might be thinking that a belly button piercing would really compliment your look when you finally get to hit the beach or lounge by the poolside.
Yet, you’re hesitant. You’re not sure a belly button ring is something you’ll want for life, and you don’t want it to leave some kind of permanent blemish or damage.
If you remove your belly button ring, will your navel go back to looking like its old self, or will you be left with a scar long after you stopped wearing the jewelry?
We’ve got all the answers in this post. Whether you’re trying to decide if you should get a belly button piercing or you already have one and want to know how to avoid or treat scarring, keep reading to get the info you need.Read More
Ear piercings are discreet and very common, which makes them a good choice for your first piercing.
If you’re considering getting your ears pierced and have never done it before, you probably have a few unanswered questions about it.
Here’s everything you need to know so you can know what to expect and get your piercing done right.Read More
You’ve had your nose pierced for a few weeks and that original stud is starting to look a little boring. You want to switch it out, but now you realize you don’t know much about changing a nose ring.
Changing your nose ring too soon or improperly is risky. In this article, we’ll go over how long you have to wait before inserting new jewelry and give you a step-by-step breakdown of the right way to do it.Read More
Changing a belly button piercing is a simple procedure but doing it wrong can cause some damage to your skin, compromise the healing process, or result in an unpleasant or painful infection.
You might have heard horror stories about navel piercings getting infected and inflamed or the skin tearing when someone tried to change their jewelry for the first time. Thankfully, those kinds of complications are easy to avoid. We have put together this easy to follow step-by-step guide to changing your belly button ring, so you can swap out your original jewelry safely and with confidence.Read More
You’ve thought long and hard about it and decided to get your nose pierced. You even picked out the nose ring you want to use. Then it occurs to you: you’re not sure which side of your nose you should pierce.
The more you think about it, the more you realize you haven’t noticed whether people wear their nose rings on any particular side. Plus, most people have a fairly symmetrical nose, so chances are you don’t have a side of your nose you consider to be the “good side” (and even if you did, would you use the piercing to enhance your good side or give the other side a boost?)
How will you choose which side to pierce? Will it just come down to a coin toss?
In this article, we’ll go over some of the things you might consider when deciding where to get your nose piercing.Read More