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

Can You Get an Industrial Piercing with a Gun?

Industrial Piercing with a GunIndustrial piercings are among the most effective ear piercings in the world. While technically any two piercings connected by a straight barbell are considered “Industrial piercings”, the name mainly refers to the ear piercings. This opens the question of the use of piercing guns. Is it safe to do an Industrial piercing with a gun?

The Danger of a Piercing Gun

If you wondering about getting an Industrial piercing with a gun, think twice. Piercing guns are unsafe and proper piercers do not recommend them at all. In fact, doctors and piercers alike agree that performing piercings with a gun is a bad and dangerous practice.

The main problem is that is not possible to properly sterilize most of the piercings guns out there. This opens the door for infections and many other issues. Another problem is that piercing with … read more

How to Avoid Nipple Ring Smell?

Nipple Ring SmellNipple rings are amazing jewelry pieces that can look both sexy and stylish. For many people, this is a piece of jewelry that is reserved only for the partner’s eyes, although others prefer to display their nipple jewelry pieces to the world. Whatever your style of presentation may be, it is undeniable that nipple piercings are powerful in many ways. This is why it’s so important to keep them healthy and problem-free. One of the main issues people get with their nipple jewelry is nipple ring smell. This can be very uncomfortable and embarrassing. Luckily, there are some things you can do to remedy this problem.

What Causes Nipple Ring Smell?

What is important to understand about nipple ring smell is that it doesn’t come from the ring itself. Instead, it’s the piercing that is getting smelly. It means that … read more

Micropenis With Piercings

Is it possible to have a micropenis with piercings? Is it possible to pierce such a small penis? 

~ Anonymous

Micropenis With PiercingsMicropenis is a real medical condition that affects approximately 0.6 percent of men. While there are men who think that they are small in the penis department, it is not necessarily a case of a micropenis. As a medical condition, it is only possible to diagnose by a proper medical doctor. In any case, both men with a micropenis and with small penises sometimes wonder about their opportunities for genital piercings. Is it possible to have a micropenis with piercings?

Piercing a Micropenis

Can you have a micropenis with piercings? The short answer is yes. The size of a penis is not really important when it comes to genital piercings because there are so many piercing needle and jewelry … read more

Choose the Right Captive Bead Earring

Captive Bead EarringThere are many different earring styles you can try. Some people opt for large, heavy and dangling pieces. However, not everybody likes this type of big jewelry. What happens if you are a fan of a more subdued style? Luckily, there are many simple yet captivating styles you can use. Among all, Captive Bead earring style is one of the most elegant ones.

What is a Captive Bead Earring Style?

Earrings come in many different designs. Since earlobe piercing is so popular, there are numerous types of earring styles you can use. Even people who are not into body piercing have pierced ears. This means that there are so many earring types you can use. Most of them come in very small gauges, since earlobe piercing holes are typically small for most people. The only exception to this rule are … read more

Do You Twist a Piercing?

Twist PiercingOne of the most common rookie mistakes when it comes to body piercings is twisting the jewelry. It is usually not the person’s fault: this used to be an advice by ill-informed people at mall kiosks and similar places. Proper piercing studios do not recommend you to twist a piercing during the healing time. This can be very dangerous so it is best to leave a piercing alone. Why is so dangerous to twist a piercing.

Should You Ever Twist a Piercing?

If piercing twisting ever a good idea? First of all, it is not really possible to twist a piercing. Rather, people twist their jewelry to prevent it from sticking to the piercing hole in healing. This may seem like a logical idea, but it is actually dangerous.

Your new piercing in healing needs all the care to heal … read more

Do Surface Piercings Last Forever?

Corset PiercingSurface piercings are amazing in so many ways. Perhaps the best thing about them is that you can get them almost anywhere. You don’t have to restrict yourself to the usual body parts such as ears, navel or lip. You can get surface piercings on your back, your arms, your chest or almost anywhere else. They also look stunning, too! However, it is important to understand that surface piercings are not like “regular” piercings. One of the most common questions people ask is: “do surface piercings last forever?” This is, indeed, a very important question and you need to think about it.

Can a Piercing Last Forever?

Before you learn whether surface piercings last forever or not, let us consider what “forever” means in the context of piercings. It is not really possible to find a piercing that … read more

The Top 5 Glans Ring Benefits

Glans Ring BenefitsGlans rings are amazing toys that can enhance sensations on so many different levels. Unfortunately, not everybody knows about glans ring benefits and how to use these cock rings for the best results. There are so many things you can do with these toys and so much fun to have, so it is important to understand how they work.

Glans Ring Benefits in Short

So, what are the major glans ring benefits? Keep in mind that glans rings are more than just regular cock rings that you use on your penis head. Yes, it is possible to place a glans ring around your penis head for a fuller and more exciting sensation, but this is not all. There are so many different things you can do, especially if you combine a glans ring with another sex toy.

Here are the … read more

Why is My Nose Ring Sliding Off?

Nose Ring Sliding OffNostril piercing is a great facial piercing for those who want to have something elegant and discreet. There are so many different jewelry options for nostril piercings so you can sure find something that suits you perfectly. Nose rings come in many different designs, shapes and materials so it may be difficult to decide on which one works the best. Sometimes, there is an issue with some of the nostril jewelry pieces. Some people report a nose ring sliding off and having a trouble keeping it inside.

What to do in such a situation? The good news is that this annoying problem is not so difficult to solve. Here are some things you can do if you notice your nose ring sliding off. 

Is it Really a Nose Ring Sliding Off?

The first thing you need to determine is the … read more

How to Not Over Clean a Piercing?

Over Clean a PiercingOne of the first thing people learn after getting a piercing is to clean it regularly. Piercers always emphasize the importance of regular cleaning, particularly of new piercings. Cleaning is crucial for protecting your piercing and your health. This is the best way to avoid infections and other problems. Remember, not cleaning your piercing regularly can get ugly pretty fast. On the other hand, there is such a thing as over-cleaning your piercing. This may sound like a good idea, but it isn’t. In order to keep your piercing safe, you should not over clean it. This is why it is important to learn how not to over clean a piercing you have.

Over Clean a Piercing: What Does it Mean?

What does it mean to over clean a piercing, exactly? Many people assume that cleaning is always a good … read more