A unique style of facial piercing, chin piercing is the perforation of the chin area just below the bottom lip. An interesting style of surface piercing, it looks cool and trendy when adorned with curved barbells. You can expect some pain while going through this procedure. After the process, the pierced area might swell and become red, lasting for few days. However, if the chin undergoes extreme swelling and redness, then it might indicate an infection. Applying warm salt soaks on the perforated region is necessary to reduce the chances of infection.
Getting a chin piercing done from a reputable piercing salon is advisable. In some cases, the piercing might get rejected for several reasons, causing soreness, redness, and itching. Make sure you immediately visit the parlor and get the jewelry removed to avoid further complications.
In the age of offbeat piercings, tooth piercing is catching up fast with young body piercing enthusiasts. Etched with a small jewelry the tooth gets a sparkly look, expressing your individuality. Being a painless procedure, it has a lesser risk of infection. Also known as dental piercing, in most piercing parlors or dental salons a composite is applied on the tooth after polishing, followed by embedding of the jewelry into it. Although the tooth is not drilled for insertion of the jewelry to prevent cracking or chipping, it might be done in some cases by a professional expert. Continue reading “Tooth Piercing”
As a part of tradition or fashion, earlobe piercing has always been sported by most young women as well as some men. Double ear piercing is one of its variations where two perforations are made on the earlobe. Earlobe piercing generally takes less time to heal with a lower possibility of a jewelry rejection. However, lack of intensive care or use of unsterile jewelry may increase the chances of infection. Therefore, you have to follow the same precautionary measures to facilitate faster healing. Continue reading “Double Ear Piercing”
One of the variations of tragus piercing, vertical tragus piercing is the perforation of the tragus made vertically at the edge. However, unlike tragus piercing, the piercing runs though the small fold of cartilage and comes out from the same side, instead of the other side. Also known as sideburn piercing, it suits those with a well-developed tragus. Continue reading “Vertical Tragus Piercing (Sideburn Piercing)”
In recent times, surface piercings have invoked a great deal of interest in many youngsters, chest piercing being one of them. As the name suggests, chest piercing involves the perforation of the chest that is believed to cause a lot of pain unlike other types of surface piercings. If you are planning to get your chest pierced then make sure you visit a well-known piercing parlor adhering to all the guidelines and policies set by the health department of your state. Continue reading “Chest Piercing”
One of the most sought-after piercings, sternum piercing is the piercing of the surface of the sternum, also known as breastbone, a long flat bone lying in the middle of the chest. A rare type of surface piercing, it is often referred to as cleavage piercing. It is flaunted by many young girls to make a bold fashion statement. Continue reading “Sternum Piercing (Cleavage Piercing)”
A new style of ear piercing flaunted by many youngsters these days, anti-tragus piercing is the perforation of the cartilage fold adjacent to the lobe and tragus. Get it done if you are looking for a unique way to express your personality. Continue reading “Anti Tragus Piercing”
It is a type of surface piercing done on both sides of the pelvic region near the hip bone. A trendy and bold form of body modification, hip piercing, also called as hip dermal piercing, is opted by those interested to make a unique style statement. Continue reading “Hip Piercing”
It is a relatively new type of lip piercing done on both sides of the lower lip. Since a wide a variety of jewelry goes well with shark bites piercing, youngsters are getting them done for enhancing their smile. It is also known as double snake bites piercings. Continue reading “Shark Bites Piercing”
As the name suggests, it is the perforation of the auricle, the outer portion of the ear between the earlobe and helix. Since the auricle is a perfect spot for flaunting fancy rings, auricle piercing has become the newest fashion trend among the young crowd. Continue reading “Auricle Piercing”