Where to Find Large Gauge PA Jewelry?

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Large Gauge PA JewelryLarge gauge PA jewelry is ideal for those who have stretched Prince Albert piercings and other stretched genital piercings. While some PA jewelry is small and discreet there are many men looking for massive, heavy jewelry in their Prince Albert piercing. This is where large gauge PA jewelry pieces come in handy.

We offer a wide range of Prince Albert jewelry pieces. Many of these come in extremely large gauges for your enjoyment and preferences. A good PA jewelry piece has to be safe for the body so it needs to be made of a safe material such as a 316LVM Surgical Steel, titanium or 14k nickel-free gold. It also needs to be smooth so it doesn’t harm the delicate tissue. At the same time, a good … read more

What is Implant Grade Titanium?

Implant Grade TitaniumMany people wonder about the safest jewelry materials you can use for your piercings. After all, allergies and other problems are serious issues and you want to avoid them.

However, it is not always easy to choose. You may know that titanium is a safe material and that is very good for piercings, but you may not fully understand it.

What is Implant Grade Titanium: A Quick Answer

Implant grade titanium is a special type of titanium that is approved for medical use. This goes beyond the simple body jewelry, though this is definitely an important use for this material. Implant grade titanium has a wide use in medicine. This is what various implants are made of.

Since implant grade titanium goes into the body, you can see it is perfectly safe. Only the safest materials out there are allowed … read more

What is Penis Beading?

Penis BeadingPenis beading is a rare yet extremely intense body modification. While it is not the most common genital modification out there, it is actually more popular than what people think. It involves placing small beads under the skin of the penis for the purpose of sexual stimulation. This technique works well for most men and it enhances the sex for both the wearer and his partner. Penis beading is a powerful body modification for those who truly want to take pleasure to a new level.

Penis beading is known under several names: penis beading, penile beading, genital beading and penis pearling. The name itself explains the procedure. It involves placing round beads (pearls) under the skin of the penis. Typically, the beads are located under the shaft at different points. Uncircumcised men can choose to have beads under the foreskin.… read more

Piercing Problems: Hypergranulations

HypergranulationOne of the most common problems you may have with your piercing is a red bump forming around the piercing. These bumps, called hypergranulations, can form even if you take a good care of your piercing, but are more common with neglected piercings.

One more reason to perform adequate aftercare and to take a good care of your piercings!

Hypergranulations form around the piercings in healing, though it is not unheard of to have one formed around an old piercing, particularly if it’s infected. That being said, most of hypergranulation bumps form around piercings in healing, which is one of the reasons to always take a great care of your new piercing and to observe it closely to notice any problems.

Keep in mind that a piercing is essentially a wound in healing. Hypergranulations form around wounds, and piercings are … read more

Surgical Steel vs Titanium: Which is Better?

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titaniumThere are several metals commonly used for body jewelry. They are considered safe and body-friendly.

While gold is one of the most popular jewelry materials, it’s not really suitable for initial piercings and any gold jewelry used has to be made of nickel-free gold in order to be safe.

What about other materials? The most popular ones include Surgical Steel and Titanium. In order to choose the best jewelry and ensure your safety it’s vital to know the advantages and potential disadvantages of each.

Surgical Steel as a Body Jewelry Material

Surgical Steel is one of the most popular body jewelry materials. Surgical Steel is a type of stainless … read more

Light vs Heavy Jewelry

Light or Heavy JewelryWearing light or heavy body jewelry is often just a matter of personal style. We all have our likes and dislikes, so our piercings and body jewelry will reflect our style. There is nothing wrong about it – after all, it’s an expression of individuality and personality.

At the same time, it’s worth knowing if there are some pitfalls of wearing heavy (or light!) jewelry. Health is important for preventing infections and other problems, so it’s worth knowing when it’s best to choose jewelry of particular weight.

Quality Jewelry Comes in All Sizes

Quality jewelry comes in all sizes… and weights. It means that a good, well-crafted, quality jewelry piece will be body-friendly regardless of its size. There are certain medical grade materials and other body-friendly materials you should choose if you wish to have quality jewelry, so you know … read more

Jewelry for People with Allergies and Sensitive Skin

Nickel Allergy ProblemThere are many sensitive people prone to allergies and other skin problems. There are also people with a very sensitive skin. Does it mean these people cannot enjoy body jewelry or piercings?

Good news: if you are prone to allergies or if you have a sensitive skin, it does NOT mean you can’t wear body jewelry. The trick is just to find jewelry that will not trigger your allergies and that will be comfortable for you to wear.

Unsafe Materials and Alloys

In most of the cases, to avoid allergies, skin sensitivity and other problems, it’s important to wear jewelry made of safe materials. Safe materials are those materials that are body-friendly and medical grade. These materials will not cause allergies in most people.

It’s important to understand what causes allergies in the first place. Most of the time, … read more

Large Gauge Jewelry Materials

Buffalo Flared Earlets

Buffalo Flared Earlets

Large gauge jewelry is typically used for stretched piercings. The most common type of a stretched piercing is stretched earlobe, but there are many other piercings that can be stretched with a great success (septum piercing, nipple piercing and various types of genital piercings, among the others).

All these stretched piercings require large gauge jewelry. This type of jewelry is made of many different materials. Some of the materials used for large gauge jewelry are popular materials used for other types of body jewelry, such as Surgical Steel, gold or titanium. On the other hand, large gauge jewelry can also be made of many other materials, first and foremost, numerous organic materials. This is what makes large gauge jewelry truly stylish and unique.

Metals

Large gauge jewelry is made of many different materials. … read more

Anodized Jewelry Produces Vibrant Colors

Internally Threaded Titanium Curved Barbell

Internally Threaded Titanium Curved Barbell

Anodization is a special chemical process used on metals. The goal is to protect metals from corrosion and to make them more resistant, so it’s used in many industries. Anodized metals are more resistant since they can’t corrode, so they are more durable and suitable for use in many different industries.

Another interesting effect of anodization is color change. This chemical process changes the color properties of a metal, which can be very interesting for some specialized uses of metals. It is particularly important for the jewelry industry, because anodized metals produce colorful jewelry pieces without addition of harmful colors or special coatings.

How it Works

Anodization is an electrolytic passivation process. Metals have a natural oxide level on their surface, and anodization is used to increase thickness of this oxide level. This building up … read more

Why Choose Titanium Jewelry

Single Captive Titanium Curved Barbell

Single Captive Titanium Curved Barbell

Titanium is a great body jewelry material. It offers numerous advantages and it ensures that your jewelry is body-friendly, comfortable and enjoyable to wear. All reputable jewelry makers offer titanium body jewelry because they know many people enjoy this type of jewelry.

Titanium Keeps You Safe

Nickel allergies are a very serious problem that affects many people. This is why it’s important to always use only body-friendly and, preferably, medical-grade body jewelry for all your needs. Not just for piercings: even regular jewelry, such as necklaces, bracelets or watches should be nickel-free to avoid allergic reactions.

While titanium is not the only nickel-free material (medical-grade Surgical Steel is another good choice, or you may use nickel-free gold), titanium offers numerous advantages so it’s definitely a body material you wish to consider.

Titanium is a … read more