Nose Piercing at Home: What to Do?

~ Jasmine Davis

I have pierced my nose myself at home with an earring and I’m worried if I pushed it all the way in or not because it keeps sliding out a little and I’m worried to go to sleep and having it come all the way out because I sleep rough and I mostly sleep on the side I pierced it on so I need suggestions pleaseee ASAP!!!

Nose Piercing at HomeThere are many people who wish to get a nostril piercing. However, getting a nose piercing at home or doing it by yourself is not a good idea. Improper piercing and nose piercing jewelry getting out are just some of the issues you may encounter. More alarmingly, you can endanger your health and cause infections. This is why doing a nose piercing at home (or any sort of a piercing, … read more

Where to Pierce the Septum

Where to Pierce the SeptumSeptum piercing is among the most popular nose piercings. It is not unusual to see a person with a stylish nose ring through the septum. For many people, this is a more effective piercing than a simple nostril piercing. However, septum piercings can look more extreme than they actually are. After all, nose cartilage is firm and sensitive, so it looks like a complex piercing. Luckily, it is much simpler than that. This is why it’s important to know where to pierce the septum. Professional piercers perform this type of a piercing without much trouble.

Where to Pierce the Septum Exactly?

The first thing you need to know about septum piercing is that it is less extreme than it may seem. It is also less painful and it’s over quickly with a professional piercer. This is also an important … read more

Nose Studs that Don’t Fall Out

nose studs that don’t fall outNose piercings, particularly nostril piercings, are extremely popular. For many people, a nostril piercing is the first piercing they get. That’s why it is not surprising that some aspects of the piercing procedure or jewelry are unclear.

However, even seasoned users and piercing enthusiast can have a problem finding appropriate jewelry. In the case of nostril piercing, one of the most common issue is jewelry falling out of the piercing. Is it possible to find nose studs that don’t fall out?

What Are Nose Studs that Don’t Fall Out?

There are many different nostril jewelry designs to try. Keep in mind that the same jewelry piece may work for you but to be useless for someone else or vice versa. That is okay. A lot will depend on your anatomy and the exact placement of your nostril piercing.

Generally speaking, … read more

Bad Smell from Nose Piercing Site: What to Do?

Bad Smell from Nose Piercing SiteThere are many problems that may occur with a piercing. This is particularly true for new piercing in healing, but even the old, well-established piercings can suffer from certain issues. The most common problems piercings face are infections and forming of the nasty scars. While this is not always the case, it is important to be aware of the possibility that something may go wrong during the healing time. Nose piercings are generally known to be safe and non-problematic but they can also suffer from the common issues and problems that can happen with all piercings.

Bad Smell from Nose Piercing Site: What Does it Mean?

Bad smell from nose piercing site (or any piercing, particularly new ones) is generally a sign that an infection is underway. This often happens if dirt, bacteria and other harmful things are trapped inside … read more

Are Septum Piercings Safe?

Are Septum Piercings SafeMany people interested in facial piercings want to strike a good balance between aesthetics and boldness. It is undeniable that facial piercings are among the boldest piercing you can get because they are so visible. Some facial piercing, however, are more socially acceptable than the others.

For example, a discreet nose piercing or an eyebrow piercing are not considered particularly shocking nor extreme. On the other hand, there are the more unusual and extreme facial piercings, such as cheek piercing or nasallang.

In this sense, septum piercings come as a good balance between being too safe and too extreme. These piercings are definitely bold and more noticeable than nostril piercings but still not too extreme. It is therefore not surprising that so many people choose to get a septum piercing. However, it is also important not to compromise your health … read more

What Are the Least to Most Painful Piercings?

Least to Most Painful PiercingsMany beginners wonder about the piercing pain. This is by far the most common fear many people have before getting pierced for the first time. It is not unusual for even the more seasoned piercing enthusiasts to worry about the pain. In many ways, this is normal and expectable. While some people enjoy the pain and excitement associated with getting a piercing, others hate the idea of it. People who are scared of piercing pain often wonder about the level of pain associated with numerous piercings. What are the least to most painful piercings you can get?

How to Measure Pain

One problem with the question about the least to most painful piercings is that it’s not always easy to tell how a person will react. Pain threshold and the way a person reacts are highly individual. Similarly, not everybody … read more

Why are Some Piercings Rare?

Fans of body modifications know that piercings can be incredibly varied. There are so many ways to create a piercing and pierce the body, with numerous body jewelry choices. It is therefore not surprising that there are so many different piercing types to choose from. Basically, almost any body part can be pierced. So why are some piercings rare?

Popular Piercings

Why are Some Piercings RareWhile it is true that a piercing can be created on almost any body part, in reality we encounter some popular and common piercing choices. Popular piercings include earlobe piercing, lip piercing, nostril piercing, eyebrow piercing, tongue piercing and navel piercing. These are the most popular piercings in the world.

Then there are less common but still very popular options, such as septum piercing, nipple piercing and various types of ear cartilage piercings. Stretched piercings, … read more

What if Nose Stud Keeps Falling Out?

nose stud keeps falling outNose studs are beautiful jewelry pieces for nostril piercings. They are among the most popular styles of nose piercings, along with nose screws. These gorgeous studs are both beautiful and discreet, so you can wear them in many different situations. Most people never have any problems with them. However, some people report that they might dislocate or even fall out of the piercing hole. What if your nose stud keeps falling out?

The main thing you need to establish is the reason why your nose stud keeps falling out. Sometimes, it is due to the improper piercing. Other times, it is because your jewelry is not the right one. And in some cases, it is because the wearer doesn’t take a proper care of the piercing. It is important to figure out the reason before you can stop this from … read more

Problems with Nose Piercings

Nose piercings are gorgeous and many people like them. The most common nose piercings are nostril and septum piercings, though there are also many rarer nose piercings to choose from. Many nose piercings are considered relatively easy to get: they are not complex to perform and usually don’t cause much trouble.

Problems with Nose Piercings: Overview

Problems with Nose PiercingsHowever, it is important to remember that there are also certain problems with nose piercings that you may encounter. This is important to know, in case you choose to get a nose piercing for yourself. The problems are less common for nostril and septum piercings and slightly more common for rare piecing types. However, any nose piercing can develop a problem.

In order to avoid problems with nose piercings, it is important to get pierced in a professional, reliable studio. Your … read more

Buyer’s Guide to Common Body Jewelry Types

 

Common Body Jewelry TypesThere are many different body jewelry types and styles you can use for your piercings. Generally speaking, the jewelry type will depend on the piercing in question, as well as your preferences. It is very important to wear only jewelry types suitable for your piercing to ensure comfort and safety.

At the same time, there are certain jewelry types that are very popular and widely used for many different piercing types. These general jewelry types can be used for many piercings and can be worn on different body parts. These are usually rings and barbells, but some other jewelry types can also be used for numerous piercing types.

On the other hand, some popular jewelry types are specially designed for certain piercing types and not the others, so this is something to pay attention to when choosing the best … read more