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What To Expect Post Covid: Phase One Reopening

What To Expect Post Covid: Phase One Reopening

Since we are gladly reopening that means we are allowed to sell our beautiful jewelry since we are a jewelry retail store. So we can sell you any jewelry pieces you may need or put you on a waitlist for custom orders but we are not allowed to pierce and or install the jewelry for you.

Surgical Steel: What Is It?

Surgical Steel: What Is It?
Surgical steel is something of a mystery metal; there are roughly 450 different mixes that qualify as surgical steel. Pretty much all of them carry some content of nickel. Nickel is a known sensitizer (people become more sensitive through contact).

Why We Say No: Snake Eyes

Why We Say No: Snake Eyes
The “snake eyes” piercing is an oral piercing that we at Master Pierce have taken a stance against. It's considered a fad piercing, and, as with most fad piercings, there are multiple risks involved with it.

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 Unfortunately, the vast majority of them rely on outdated procedures or fad-based ideas that aren't truly helpful.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.

Why We Say No: Piercing Guns

Why We Say No: Piercing Guns
Any professional piercer will tell you that piercing guns are unsafe and unsanitary. Here's why.

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

Why We Say No: Infants and Toddlers

Why We Say No: Infants and Toddlers
As a whole, we at Master Pierce generally suggest that you wait until your child is old enough to ASK for the piercing. If your child has asked and has shown the ability to understand basic hygiene needs for a fresh wound, we encourage you to call us to schedule a consultation at (561)753-1770.

Why We Say No: Industrial Barbells

Why We Say No: Industrial Barbells
Much like navel piercings, a properly pierced industrial barbell is heavily dependent on anatomy. Forcing an industrial through ill-suited anatomy can result in physical damage to the surrounding area, warping of the ear, scarring, and even tissue loss in some extreme cases.

Why We Say No: Lingual Frenulum Piercing

Why We Say No: Lingual Frenulum Piercing
The tongue web or lingual frenulum piercing is one of a category of piercings we at Master Pierce will not perform. We refuse for a variety of reasons.

Why We Say No: Navel Piercings

floating navel curve
The anatomy of a navel is rather complex. Depending on the shape, curvature, and depth of your belly button, the piercing may not heal, and the jewelry could cause long-term damage to your body.