What if Female Genital Jewelry is Uncomfortable?

Female genital jewelry comes in many styles and sizes so it’s possible to choose just the right one for your needs. However, it sometimes proves to be less enjoyable than you want. What if female genital jewelry is uncomfortable? Is there something you can do to make the experience better?

Female Genital Jewelry: Problems

What if Female Genital Jewelry is UncomfortableUncomfortable jewelry is one of the most common problems with all piercings. It is particularly bad for genital piercings because they are located at such sensitive body parts. This is why it’s important that your female genital jewelry is comfortable and safe for your body. You should never wear something that is hurting your lady parts.

Remember, your genital piercings should not cause pain or discomfort. On the contrary, they are there to enhance the experience. Even the non-functional genital piercings should be easy to wear … read more

Why Can’t I Get the Courage to Pierce Myself?

Why Can’t I Get the Courage to Pierce MyselfMany people who like body piercings wonder about how to do the piercing quickly and cheaply. Some resort to getting pierced at mall kiosks or other unprofessional establishments. There are even people who ask their friends to pierce them. Finally, there are people who decide to pierce themselves. This is not as rare as it should be. It is not unusual to get questions about how to do self-piercing, what kind of tools to use and other questions for advice. There are even some people who are reluctant and ask things such as: “Why can’t I get the courage to pierce myself”?

Why Can’t I Get the Courage to Pierce Myself: The Answer

The simple answer to question “why can’t I get the courage to pierce myself” is simple: it’s probably because you understand how bad of an idea this … read more

How to be Irresponsible with Your Piercings

How to be Irresponsible with Your PiercingsPeople who wish to have any type of a body piercing need to know that it carries certain responsibilities. While not all piercings are extreme, it is important to take a good care of them.

You should never be irresponsible with your piercings because that can endanger your health. Not to mention that you may ruin the piercing in question.

Ways to be Irresponsible with Your Piercings

If you want to take a good care of your piercings it is important to avoid the common pitfalls associated with piercing use, aftercare, jewelry and other aspects related to your piercing. There are many ways to be irresponsible with your piercings and they are all bad.

The worst thing about irresponsible behavior is that it can actually endanger your health. Remember, piercings are actually wounds and can get infected, damaged and hurt. … read more

What if Genital Piercings Don’t Bring Pleasure?

What if Genital Piercings Don’t Bring PleasureMany people choose to get genital piercings to enhance pleasure for themselves or their partners. These piercings that have a specific function beyond aesthetics are known as functional piercings.

While sexual arousal is not the only function out there, it is the most common type of functional piercings. But what if genital piercings don’t bring pleasure?

When Genital Piercings Don’t Bring Pleasure

Many people decide to get genital piercings precisely because they can bring pleasure and arousal to the wearer or their partner. While many of these piercings are visually stunning, many people choose them because these piercings have a reputation of increasing sexual pleasure for both partners.

It is therefore understandable that people are disappointed if their genital piercings don’t bring pleasure. Does this mean that something is wrong about the piercing or the procedure? Sometimes, yes, it happens … read more

Inserting Tunnels after Spirals: How To

~ Sarah Watkins

Once stretched with a spiral how do you get the tunnels in with out the hole going small again.

Stretching your earlobes or another piercing is a delicate thing. It is vital to be gentle, go slowly and use appropriate tools such as tapers and stretchers. Spirals are also good jewelry pieces for stretching your earlobes. However, you need to do it carefully and with care. A good thing with spirals is that you can stretch your lobes gradually. Inserting tunnels after spirals should not be difficult. While some people might have a problem with this, it is important to know that it is something you can typically do without much trouble.

Inserting Tunnels after Spirals: Potential Problems

Spirals are beautiful jewelry pieces you can use in your stretched earlobes. They are great because they are basically … read more

Should You Twist a Piercing?

Many people wonder how much to twist a piercing. This is a common question for those who have a new, fresh piercing and initial jewelry. There is an old misconception that twisting your jewelry during the healing process will prevent your piercing from closing down. So, should you twist a piercing?

Twisting a Piercing

Should You Twist a PiercingThe first thing you need to know is that it’s not possible to twist a piercing. What most people think by twisting a piercing is actually about twisting your jewelry. This might be someone’s habit or an unconscious thing people do, but the problem is when people do it during the healing time. There is a widely popular misconception that twisting and turning the jewelry inside the hole during the healing process is necessary and beneficial for the healing of your piercing. This is wrong. In … read more

Penis Piercings for Uncircumcised Men

Penis Piercings for Uncircumcised MenMany uncircumcised men are interested in genital piercings but are unsure which ones are suitable for them. The good news is that most genital piercings, even penis piercings, are okay for men who are not circumcised. If you wish to know about the best genital piercing for uncircumcised men, it is important to know what the choice is and what are some things you need to consider. This is the only way to make the right choice and to like your genital piercing.

The truth is that penis piercings for uncircumcised men are not rare. These men can enjoy many genital piercings. However, there are certain things to keep in mind if you want to have a penis piercing if you are uncircumcised.

Genital Piercings and Uncircumcised Men

The first thing you need to know is the difference between a … read more

Can You Use Body Jewelry after Someone Else?

Can You Use Body Jewelry after Someone ElsePeople with body piercings typically have a nice body jewelry collection. Even if you only have one piercing chances are that you have some nice jewelry to go with it. The more piercings you have the more jewelry pieces you’ll need. It is interesting that many people find that they are always on a lookout for beautiful body jewelry pieces.

This opens the issue of second hand body jewelry. Can you use body jewelry after someone else? Is this safe and hygienic? Some people also wonder about sharing jewelry pieces. Is this a good thing to do?

Second Hand Jewelry

When you ask if you should use body jewelry after someone else, what you’re asking is about second hand jewelry. Just like any other product, you can find second hand body jewelry out there. What is second hand body … read more

Lip Stud vs. Ring

Lip Stud vs RingPeople who wish to get a lip piercing often wonder if it’s better to wear a stud or a ring in their piercing. The whole lip stud vs. ring dilemma is an old one and there is no definitive answer to it.

In reality, both are good but it is important to choose jewelry style that will suit you perfectly. Keep this in mind when deciding on the lip jewelry style for you.

Lip Stud vs. Ring: Basics

Lip studs (also known as labrets) and ring are the most popular lip jewelry styles. There are many different rings you can choose, such as Captive Bead Rings, screwball rings, seamless and segment rings, fixed rings, and more. Lip studs (labrets) on the other hand, are more uniform. However, this doesn’t mean that they are … read more

Piercing with Gauge Needle Larger Than Jewelry

Piercing with Gauge Needle Larger Than JewelryWhat to do if you have a piercing with gauge needle larger than jewelry? In other words, what if the size of the needle doesn’t fit the size of your jewelry. Is this a problem?

In short: yes, this can be a problem. The size (gauge) of your jewelry should always be the same as the gauge of the piercing needle. However, there are some ways to make this situation better.

Gauge of the Needle and Gauge of Jewelry

When you go to a piercing studio, your piercer selects a piercing needle of a specific gauge. Most of the time, you don’t have a say over gauge. It mainly depends on the piercing type and the body part you wish to pierce. There are strict rules and guidelines about the minimal gauge for specific piercing types. In some … read more