Are Professional Piercers Allowed to Pierce Pregnant Women?

are-professional-piercers-allowed-to-pierce-pregnant-womenMany women who are pregnant wonder about the possibility of getting a piercing while pregnant. Is this safe? Are professional piercers allowed to piece pregnant women? What are risks and problems associated with piercings during pregnancy?

If you are pregnant and thinking about getting a piercing, these are some of the important questions to think about. It is absolutely vital to ensure safety of you and your unborn child, which is why it is important to think about any possible risks and problems.

Piercings and Pregnancy

Piercings are not the best idea to do while pregnant. Some older, well-healed and established piercings will not be affected by pregnancy, but it is highly advisable not to get any new piercings while pregnant.

The procedure itself is not the main problem, especially if you choose a light, simple piercing. … read more

Healing Time of Penis Piercings

PAPenis piercings and male genital piercings in general are more popular than some people may think. If you are interested in these piercings, fear not: there are many reliable and knowledgeable piercers who know how to perform them perfectly. In other words, if you wish to have a penis piercing you can get one without a problem.

That being said, keep in mind that genital piercings are different than “regular” piercings in some ways. First of all, they are performed on a more sensitive body part, and while many are not as painful as they look, they do need some extra care during the healing time. Also, not all piercers are experienced with these piercings so you need to find a studio and a piercer who knows how to perform male genital piercings without a problem.

One of the main … read more

Apadravya Jewelry: Straight or Curved Barbells?


I have my apradyva done. I need to order a new barbell. Should it be a straight barbell or curved.?


apadravya-jewelryApadravya piercing is one of the most popular male genital piercings. It is also among the most exciting piercings, because it can enhance the pleasure for both the wearer and his partners during sex. It is therefore not surprising that this piercing type is so popular.

If your question about Apadravya jewelry, it is a bit unclear what you’re asking about: the initial jewelry or regular jewelry for your piercing? This is not so much of an issue when it comes to the type of the jewelry you need but it is important when it comes to the length of your jewelry.

The Best Jewelry for Apadravya Piercing

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Pierced Nipples: What they Indicate?

nipple-jewelryNipple piercings are among the most popular piercings in the world, even if it doesn’t seem so. While they are certainly not as common as some less extreme piercings, such as earlobe or navel piercings, nipple piercings are certainly more popular than some people think. Nipple piercings are great way to enhance the look and feel of your nipples. They are also a great way to achieve an edgy look and to try something new. Since nipples are a private and sensitive area, it is not surprising that nipple piercings do seem powerful, mysterious and edgy.

Since these are not very conventional piercings it is not surprising that there are many misconceptions about nipple piercings. Some people wonder about the meaning of pierced nipples and people who choose to have this sort of a body modification. One of … read more

How many Types of Rings are there?

Piercing_JewelryThere are many different types of rings you can use for your piercings. A lot will depend on the type of piercing you have and your personal preferences, but it is important to know that many ring types can be used for different piercing types.

Also, it is often true that if one ring type is suitable for your piercing, so can others be. In other words, the type of rings used will largely depend on your preferences and desired effect and not so much on the piercing type. It means that you can wear different types of rings in your piercing, as long as the piercing in question can accommodate rings.

The Main Ring Types

There are several ring types used for body piercings:

  • Captive Bead Rings. By far the most common ring types used for body piercings.
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New Trend: Braid Piercings

Braid PiercingsOne of the newest piercing trends among celebrities is pretty striking: many of them sport pierced braids. While this is not, strictly speaking, body modification or a piercing in the strict sense of the word, it is nonetheless something you can try for special occasions.

After all, this trend may not be body piercing but it uses piercing jewelry, which is a creative way to use Captive Bead Rings and other body jewelry.

A Hot Trend

Pierced braids seem to be a hot trend among celebrities, though there are many ordinary people who are experimenting with this look. One of the best things about it is that it’s a generally simple idea that is easy to do, but it looks very effective and memorable.

Christina Aguilera was the first one to sport a pierced braid look back in May … read more

How to Overcome the Fear of Piercing?

Piercing PainMany people have a fear of piercing. This fear can be about many different things. Some people are scared of piercing needles. Others are scared of pain. There are also those who don’t like the sight of blood or those who are scared they would faint.

Whatever the problem may be, know that you are not alone. There are many people who have a fear of piercing. This becomes a problem if you are scared of piercing procedure but you want to get pierced.

Here are some tips to help you conquer you fear of piercing:

Choose a Good Piercer

Choosing a good, knowledgeable piercer is essential even if you are not scared of piercings. It is important to pick a reliable individual to perform a piercing on you. If you have a fear of piercing, however, finding a … read more

Anal Piercing Guide

Anal Piercing GuideSome people are intrigued by the idea of anal piercings. However, it should be noted that what is sometimes considered an anal piercing is, in fact, a piercing done on a different, nearby place. As such, certain piercings done on the area near the anus may resemble an anal piercing while being something else.

In fact, most of the genital piercings you can find around the anal area are other types of piercings and not an anal piercing itself. That being said, it is possible to perform an anal piercing, but it is rare. Also, it may be a very difficult piercing to maintain and care for. Keep this in mind when you choose an anal piercing for yourself.

What is an Anal Piercing?

Before you learn more about anal piercings, it will be useful to review what an … read more

Why Choose Gold Jewelry for Your Piercings?

Gold Jewelry for Lip PiercingsGold is certainly among the most popular body jewelry materials.

In fact, some of the most beautiful jewelry pieces you can use in your piercings are made of gold.

It is therefore not surprising that gold is such a common material for body jewelry or that there are many jewelry pieces made of gold.

Gold for Body Piercing Jewelry

Gold is a noble metal that looks really beautiful so it is not surprising that it’s often chosen for jewelry of all kinds, not just piercing jewelry. It is also highly valuable, which ads a bit of luxury to jewelry made of this metal.

If you wish to wear jewelry made of gold, it is important to always choose the type of gold that is safe to use in body piercings. This is why it is so vital to … read more

Lip Piercing Aftercare Guide

Lip PiercingDo you have a new lip piercing and are now looking for the appropriate aftercare? It is important to know that lip piercings are in some ways the same as other piercing types while they are different in other aspects. In order to take care of your new lip piercing properly it is vital to know how to perform adequate aftercare. Since lip piercings are both oral and facial piercings in one, keep in mind that the aftercare might be a bit different to what you’re used to with other piercing types. Also, remember that not all lip piercing types are the same, so this is yet another thing to keep in mind.

Lip Piercing Aftercare: Two in One

One thing you need to know about lip piercings is that they combine oral and facial piercing in one. As such, … read more