How To Prepare For Your Piercing Appointment

How To Prepare For Your Piercing Appointment  It may be easy to think that since you are not actually doing anything per se, you can just rock up to your piercer a little unprepared and as-you-were. While it is of course true that you should feel relaxed and not stress about it, there are [...]

By |2022-05-18T10:40:53+01:00April 26th, 2022|Body Piercing|Comments Off on How To Prepare For Your Piercing Appointment

What Are Piercing Rejections? 

What Are Piercing Rejections?  As much as we may love piercings, both the aesthetics and (yes) the process, our bodies still perceive the new foreign objects as little alien invaders. As such, in our best interest, they launch an immune response that can sometimes be successful enough to actually force the piercing back towards the [...]

By |2022-04-12T12:33:31+01:00April 11th, 2022|Body Piercing|Comments Off on What Are Piercing Rejections? 

A Brief History of Piercing Needles

Body piercing is the art of perforating a part of the human body so that a piece of jewellery or other ornamental object can be worn. There is evidence to suggest the practice has been around since ancient times, with mummified bodies showing signs of piercings. This includes Ötzi the Iceman.    Over 5,000 years [...]

By |2022-03-18T20:23:14+00:00February 25th, 2022|Body Piercing|Comments Off on A Brief History of Piercing Needles

Piercings You Can Hide

Piercings You Can Hide While many of us want to run out the moment we have a new piercing or tattoo and show it off to all our friends, some prefer keeping their new body art more private. Be that due to family reasons or potential work situations, or simply because we like to keep [...]

By |2022-02-21T08:41:09+00:00February 2nd, 2022|Body Piercing|Comments Off on Piercings You Can Hide

When Can I Change My Piercing Jewellery?

When Can I Change My Piercing Jewellery?  One of the most common questions people want an answer to when getting a piercing (apart from how much it will hurt) is when they can safely change the first piece of jewellery to something different of their choosing. This is unsurprising with the growing number of beautifully [...]

By |2022-02-21T09:05:48+00:00December 19th, 2021|Body Piercing|Comments Off on When Can I Change My Piercing Jewellery?

Your Guide To Eyebrow Piercings

Your Guide To Eyebrow Piercings While ear piercings are certainly still on trend for 2022 - think unique constellations and varying designs from left to right - people are also placing their prediction bets on something a little more eye-catching to make it into the mainstream. After all, what to do after you have gotten [...]

By |2022-02-21T09:36:03+00:00December 8th, 2021|Body Piercing|Comments Off on Your Guide To Eyebrow Piercings

Ear Piercings Trends for 2022

Ear Piercings Trends for 2022 We know, we know, it’s only November. But if Leicester Square and Covent Garden can throw up the Christmas lights from now, we can begin to dream of a brighter 2022 and all the body art and modifications to come in the new year. While the classics such as [...]

By |2022-02-21T09:19:33+00:00November 12th, 2021|Body Piercing, tattoo trends|Comments Off on Ear Piercings Trends for 2022

How To Tell If A Piercing Is Infected 

How To Tell If A Piercing Is Infected  As it is Halloween and all, we thought we'd take a look at the not-so-pleasant side of body piercing. No matter how skilled your piercer, the health of your piercing will depend on how well you look after it when you come home and during the month’s [...]

By |2022-02-21T09:12:23+00:00October 31st, 2021|Body Piercing, Uncategorised|Comments Off on How To Tell If A Piercing Is Infected 

Your Guide to Nose Piercings – Part I

Your Guide to Nose Piercings - Part I A nose piercing is a total look-update. Unlike the more discreet lobe or ear cartilage piercings, there is no hiding you have gotten your nose pierced - and nor, we would guess, would you want to. And nor are you short of placement options for your [...]

By |2021-11-24T12:58:10+00:00October 9th, 2021|Body Piercing|Comments Off on Your Guide to Nose Piercings – Part I

What to Know About Daith Piercings

What to Know About Daith Piercings With so many ways to curate your ears, if you are looking to add to your piercing collection, you are sure to have come across the ever more popular so-called Daith piercing that sits through the little fold of cartilage right outside of the ear canal. The piercing [...]

By |2021-11-24T12:49:09+00:00October 7th, 2021|Body Piercing, Uncategorised|Comments Off on What to Know About Daith Piercings