Does Surgical Steel Contain Less Nickel than Stainless Steel?

Surgical Steel Contain Less NickelSteel is generally an excellent material for body piercing jewelry. However, in order to stay safe and to avoid allergies, it is important to only use high-quality body jewelry. It means that you need to focus on specific types of steel. One of the most common piercing jewelry materials is Surgical Steel. Is it a safer option than “regular” stainless steel? Does Surgical Steel contain less nickel than stainless steel?

Does Surgical Steel Contain Less Nickel?

Since nickel is one of the main reasons for allergies and other troubles with body jewelry, it makes sense to wonder about the nickel content in your jewelry. As you probably know, steel as a material does contain some tiny amounts of nickel. However, different types of steel vary in this nickel content.

One of the best things about Surgical steel is … read more

What is the Best Jewelry for the Vagina?

Jewelry for the VaginaThere are many powerful female genital piercings you can get. Of course, these piercings are not just about piercing holes in the skin: many of them can bring different erotic sensations. Also, female genital piercings are beautiful, particularly if you pair them with a nice jewelry piece. What is the best jewelry for the vagina and how to find it?

Jewelry for the Vagina

If you want to find jewelry for the vagina, you should look at the jewelry for female genital piercings. See, even though it is often called “jewelry for the vagina”, most piercings do not go through the vagina itself. On the contrary: there are only a few of them that actually do go through the vagina. This is the first thing to keep in mind.

Princess Albertina piercing, for example, is famous for its unusual placement. … read more

How Strong is Apadravya Piercing Pain?

Apadravya Piercing PainApadravya, a vertical penis piercing, is one of the most powerful and enjoyable male genital piercings in the world. It can bring so much pleasure to the wearer and his partners. This is why it’s not surprising that there are so many men with this piercing. So, what about Apadravya piercing pain? Is it really so bad as it looks?

Apadravya Piercing Pain: The Facts

Many people wonder about Apadravya piercing pain, and there is no point in denying: this is a painful piercing. While it is not the most painful male genital piercing you can get, it is painful. You need to understand this before you decide to go through the procedure.

Apadravya is a long piercing, because it goes through the entire head of the penis, from top to bottom. That is a lot of tissue. Many … read more

Can an Uncircumcised Penis Be Pierced?

Uncircumcised Penis Be PiercedThere are many different types of genital piercings for men. Some of these piercings, such as guiche or hafada piercings, do not go through the penis at all. However, most male genital piercings are penis piercings. This is why it is important to know if a specific piercing will suit your penis. One of the main questions men ask is about not being circumcised. Can an uncircumcised penis be pierced?

Is It Possible to Pierce an Uncircumcised Penis?

There are many different penis piercings you can choose. While they are typically easier on a penis that is circumcised, it is important to know that it is also possible to pierce an uncircumcised penis. Keep in mind that there are many men who are not circumcised all around the world. In Europe, most men are not circumcised, and many of … read more

Foreskin Piercing: Will It Get Smelly?

I’m interested with foreskin piercing, I have short foreskin and I want it on the top (11 and 1 o’clock), using Barbell style. In my ears, I have two one inch piercings, and one standard piercing. I’m no longer wearing the piercing. The standard piercing (1.5mm) it’s harder to clean up after I’m not wearing the piercing, so it’s kinda smelly. My question is, because foreskin is elastic, is it hard to clean up? And is it possible can be smelly? I live in a country that 99% men are circumcised, and I asked tattoo piercing studios, nobody done this before, even they’re never do a piercing on genital area, it’s hard to find information about this here. I really appreciate your answer. 

~ Ryan

Foreskin PiercingThere are many different ways to have a foreskin piercing. As you may expect, … read more

How is Length Measured on Bent Barbells?

Bent BarbellsIn order to be completely happy with your body jewelry, it is important to get proper jewelry size. This goes both for the gauge (thickness of jewelry) and length. While everybody knows about the importance of proper gauge, length can be somewhat of a mystery. There are many different types of barbells, so how do you measure their length? It may be easy in the case of straight barbells, but what about the other ones? How is length measured on bent barbells?

Barbells and Lengths 

Barbells are among the most popular body jewelry pieces. There are many different types of barbells you can use for many piercings. In fact, almost all piercing types can use barbells as jewelry. However, it is important to know just the kind of a barbell you should use for each piercing. While some can … read more

Can You Use a Nassallang Piercing to Bring the Nostrils Together?

Hi. Do you know if there can be used a nasallang piercing for more than an aesthetic piece of jewelry, with a medical function as well? In my case, I was born with both nostrils widely open, not in the Afro chic style, but rather awkwardly ugly. I cannot afford a rhinoplasty surgery at the moment, therefore I was wondering whether I could use a Nassallang piercing to bring the nostrils together. I tried with two pens, and it works fine. It definitely improves my appearance, although the problem seems to be that I cannot use the nostrils to get the same amount of air, through my nose. Well, to be honest, until I can make the money for a proper surgery this should do just fine. What do you think? 

~ G 

Use a Nassallang Piercing to Bring the Nostrils TogetherA Nassallang piercing is a relatively rare … read more

Titanium vs Surgical Steel Piercings Jewelry

Titanium vs Surgical Steel PiercingsThere are many different types of body piercing jewelry that you can choose. With piercings becoming more and more popular, there are even more jewelry choices you can make. However, in order to stay safe, it is always important to think about the body jewelry materials. You should never take just any cheap, mall kiosk jewelry piece you can find. You need to make sure that the material is safe. Surgical Steel, particularly 316 Surgical Steel, and titanium, are among the best piercing jewelry materials you can get. So, which one is better? Titanium vs Surgical Steel piercings jewelry: which one will win?

Titanium vs Surgical Steel Piercings Jewelry: The Basics

Titanium vs Surgical Steel piercing jewelry: which ones to choose? In order to answer this question, it is important to understand the basic characteristics of both materials. Also, … read more

Can You Wear a Smaller Gauge Jewelry?

Wear a Smaller Gauge JewelryWhen you choose the right jewelry for your piercings, it is important to pick the ones that are of the appropriate size. As you probably know, the size of your piercing hole corresponds to the size of the piercing needle. In turn, you need to wear jewelry of that same gauge.

Many times, people do not go this way. Some try to insert thicker jewelry into their piercing hole, which can lead to pain, irritation and other problems. What about smaller gauges, then? Can you wear a smaller gauge jewelry in your piercings?

Wear a Smaller Gauge Jewelry: Yes or No?

If you want to wear a smaller gauge jewelry than you piercing hole, you can run into several problems. You may think that it is an okay thing to do, especially if there is a body jewelry piece you … read more

What Are Common Materials for Metal Cock Rings?

Materials for Metal Cock RingsThere are many different types of cock rings you can use. These toys are amazing in many different ways: they make your erection harder, your penis more responsive to touch and your partner more satisfied. It is not surprising that there are so many people who adore these sex toys. Out all of the penis rings, metal ones are the most popular. They provide the best results and the most intense experience. However, in order to enjoy your cock ring, it has to be of high enough quality to provide safety and satisfaction. This is why it is important to know all about the most popular materials for metal cock rings.

Safe Materials for Metal Cock Rings

If you want to use a metal penis ring, it is important that it is made of a safe material. This is … read more