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Guide to Body Piercings

Body piercings are considerably more simple than tattoos, because they're not as permanent, so the commitment isn't as great. But they can also be more complicated because there are so many different types to choose from. There are different pain levels, risks, and healing difficulties with each one. Knowing these factors can help you to make the right decision when thinking of getting pierced.

This guide will serve as a source of information for some of the more well-known piercings. It will inform you of where they are located, what they look like, what kinds of jewelry are best and the expected healing times. It will help you to choose the right piercing artist, and provide instructions on how to care for your new piercing.

Consult this guide when you consider a body piercing, and pass it along to your friends if they are thinking about it. Your best defense against a piercing disaster is knowledge.

THE BASICS

Frequently Asked Questions
How to Choose a Piercer
Safety Must-Read!
Piercing Aftercare

THE PIERCINGS

Ear Piercings

Facial Piercings

Oral Piercings

Body/Surface Piercings


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