Myth Busting

Myth Busting: Aftercare "Tips"

Myth Busting: Aftercare "Tips"
What makes or breaks the healing of a piercing is the aftercare. There are countless articles, blog posts, and websites out there that all claim to have the best tips and tricks to take care of your fresh piercing. Unfortunately, the vast majority of them rely on outdated procedures or fad-based ideas that aren't truly helpful.

Myth Busting: Nipple Piercings Prevent Breastfeeding

Myth Busting: Nipple Piercings Prevent Breastfeeding
As we tell many of our clients: There are risks to breastfeeding your baby with nipple piercings, however, they can be reduced or eliminated with careful planning. The most common risks to your infant from pierced nipples include leaking milk (creating too fast a flow), obstructed ducts leading to lowered milk supply, latch difficulties, damage to the baby’s mouth, and/or choking from jewelry that is not removed.

Myth Busting: Daith Piercings Cure Migraines

Myth Busting: Daith Piercings Cure Migraines

At least three times a day, someone walks in and asks us, “Do daith piercings cure migraines?” Short answer? There is no medical research that proves daith piercings cure migraines. Long answer? Things get a little bit more complicated