• Is An Industrial Piercing Dangerous?

    Is An Industrial Piercing Dangerous?

    Industrial piercings are becoming increasingly popular. They are a type of piercing, which is placed onto the ear, but rather than having a single hole, they use two holes that go through the cartilage of the ear. These two holes are then linked by a barbell, so it kind of just looks like there’s a small bar running across the top of the ear,...
  • What is a Dermal Piercing?

    What is a Dermal Piercing?

    Unlike a lot of other piercings, dermal piercings aren’t in one particular place. A dermal piercing is any piercing that is single entry. This means that it doesn’t have an entry or exit hole. This is different from something like an earlobe piercing, where the piercing goes in one side and comes out the other.  Instead, the person piercing you will pierce one piece...
  • How Do You Clean A Piercing?

    How Do You Clean A Piercing?

    Anyone who has ever had a piercing will know the importance of after care. In particular, keeping the piercing site clean is a huge part of preventing infection and helping the hole heal. But knowing what to clean it with can be difficult. Some people choose to bathe their piercings in salt water, but this isn’t always possible depending on where the piercing is. ...
  • How Often Should I Clean My Piercing?

    How Often Should I Clean My Piercing?

      Well, the general rule is twice daily, if it’s a brand new one! Do bear in mind that everybody and every body is different: what works as an aftercare routine for one person’s piercing might be far too much or not enough at all for someone else. One thing to bear in mind is humidity and temperature. Live in a hot, sticky area?...
  • What Can You Not Do After Getting Your Bellybutton Pierced?

    What Can You Not Do After Getting Your Bellybutton Pierced?

    When you have just had a piercing it can be nerve-wracking trying to figure out what you can and can’t do. This can be especially daunting if your piercing happens to be in a place where clothes will be rubbing it.  A belly button piercing looks wonderful, and is one most common piercings in the world. With this in mind, it is absolutely no...
  • Can I use table salt to clean a piercing?

    Can I use table salt to clean a piercing?

    Whether you’ve got countless piercings, or you’ve just got your first piercing, an effective cleaning regime is super important to ensure proper healing and prevent infection. A new piercing requires a lot of aftercare which can be tricky to get right as some of us have more sensitive skin than others. Knowing what to clean your piercing with can take a few tries to...
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