Monthly Archives: October 2012

26
Oct 12

"Never use for piercing"

Remember to avoid using Bactin and Neosporin. They can clog up the holes; thus, stopping the drainage for fluid. A good tip is to never put anything on your piercing that you wouldn’t put in your open eye.

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23
Oct 12

"Pain"

The most common reason people don’t decide to get the piercings they want; Pain. The most common question I get asked about my piercings is “did it hurt?” Personally I don’t know WHY it matters? People don’t seem to understand …

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21
Oct 12

"Pesky Bubbles"

There is at least 50 ways to try to get rid of these pesky bubbles that show up on piercings. One way that people can respond to is actually making a paste with crushed up asprin and lemon juice. Try …

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19
Oct 12

"Want to change your jewelry?"

Remember to always wait a considerable amount of time before changing your jewelry. Call a tattoo and shop to find out how long. I’d suggest waiting even longer than that especially if you’re a rough healer. This excludes tongues and …

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16
Oct 12

"The Triple Forward Helix"

The triple forward helix seems to be the latest trend when it comes to piercings. Especially up north. Beware however, you won’t get this picture as an immediate result. At first you’ll get plain silver eyebrow rings. The healing process …

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14
Oct 12

"Smoking and piercings"

This week’s tip is something some people don’t think about till it’s too late. Tobacco intake can be hazardous during the healing process of any piercing, but above all else oral piercings. if you decide to get an oral piercing …

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12
Oct 12

"Circulation is key"

A method of promoting healing is circulation. This is probably the most effective method, if there is circulation the area there is healing. Massaging the piercing with an oil is really helpful this is really ideal for things like stretched …

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09
Oct 12

"How big is too big to stretch your earlobes?"

The main concern with stretching is how big is acceptable and how big can I go and still have them back to normal. If you don’t have a job yet I wouldn’t recommend going over 10g and try to use …

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07
Oct 12

"Waiting periods for stretching"

Remember to wait in between each stretch here’s a general guideline on how long to wait. 16g to 14g – 1 month 14g to 12g – 1 month 12g to 10g – 1.5 months 10g to 8g – 2 months …

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05
Oct 12

"Tongue ring dangers"

I’m going to write this week’s blog about tongue rings and oral health. There is several precautions you can take in order to not crack your teeth with tongue rings. I’m living proof it’s possible, I’m proud to say I …

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02
Oct 12

"Surface bars vs. Microdermals."

Pros of Surface bars: 1.Surface piercings are a lot more cost effective especially since they appear to be at 2 points per bar 2. Surface piercings are easier to put in and take out 3. You don’t have the “per…manent” …

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