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

Navel Ring Placement

navel-ring-placementNavel piercing is one of the most popular piercing types in the world. Both men and women can enjoy this piercing type. However, there are more ladies with belly button piercings than there are men. Nevertheless, this is a great piercing that people enjoy regardless of gender.

In order for navel piercing to be completely enjoyable and successful, the piercer has to make a correct placement. While it seems easy to achieve, it is still something that requires a lot of professional practice and experience. It is therefore important to choose the right piercer for the job.

Navel Ring Placement Basics

The first thing that you need to know about navel ring placement is that the piercer doesn’t pierce the navel itself. While certain variations of a belly button piercing go through the navel itself, regular piercing doesn’t go through … read more

Top 5 Simplest Piercings

First PiercingNewbies often wonder about the best first piercing placements for beginners.

If you don’t have any piercings yet, or if you only have a few, you might wonder what is the best piercing type for newbies.

In other words, what is the best first piercing?

Here is a list of top 5 first piercing suggestions. These piercings are simple, relatively painless and typically risk-free, which makes them great choices for newbies.

  1. Earlobe

Earlobe is a logical first step for most people. A regular earlobe piercing is so socially acceptable that it’s popular even among people who dislike other piercings. In fact, it is considered so mainstream and inoffensive that it’s often not even counted as a “real” piercing.

Despite this reaction from the public, earlobe piercings are real piercings just like any others. Therefore, they should be treated as any … read more

Belly Button Piercing – Feminine Fashion Alone?

A strange thing about belly button piercing is that it has more women takers than men. Ever wondered why? Also the men who get their navel pierced have to battle off strange stares and even stranger notions about them. Somehow, getting one’s navel pierced isn’t considered that manly.

Let’s look into the reasons of such a trend.

  • Navel piercing seems to be  women’s territory since the beginning. Everyone from top models to actresses, social butterflies and not to forget the trend setters – belly dancers have had their navel pierced. Perhaps it has something to with having a curvy waistline?
  • There’s another generalization that works against men having a navel piercing. It’s always been beer bellies when it comes to men and belly buttons when it comes to women! 🙂
  • Does hair make a difference? Women’s stomach’s aren’t hairy so
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