Memphis Cadeau of Grim City Tattoo Club explores the "science" behind the claim that daith piercings can relieve migraines and anxiety.
If you want to maintain your piercings during pregnancy, don't fret! We have the info you need to keep your skin moisturized & pliable so your piercings will bounce back after baby's born.
Hey guys! Are you interested in learning about men's piercings or looking for cool body jewelry for guys? If so, we have all the masculine piercing and jewelry ideas you want right here. Learn about the most popular piercings for guys and check out our extensive selection of men's jewelry.
Genital piercings are more popular than ever, with PA piercings topping the list for men. What is a Prince Albert piercing? How does it work? We tell you everything you need to know in this blog post.
Despite the fact that body piercings are raging in popularity throughout much of the world today, there are still times when you have to hide your piercings. Learn how so you're prepared for things like interviews and family gatherings with stuffy relatives.
So many things can stress us out and weigh us down--things like work, school, debt, bills, and even things we love, like family and friends. We all know that stress can be detrimental to a person's mental and physical health, but did you know that stress can impact your piercings, too? Learn how and what to do to overcome your stressors so that your piercings heal fully and well.
They say age is just a number, but society doesn't always agree. When an older person gets a body piercing, some say "That's totally inappropriate at [his/her] age", but is it? How old is too old to get pierced? We talk about the pros and cons of getting a piercing later in life and the types of piercings you might consider if you're finally ready to take the plunge in this blog post, Never Too Old to Get Pierced.
Are you curious about dermal piercings? Wondering what they are, how they're done, and what kind of jewelry is worn in them? This post breaks down dermal piercings from the microdermal piercing process to dermal jewelry, where you can get microdermals placed on your body to dermal piercing aftercare, and beyond.
One of the most common nipple piercing questions is "How badly do nipple piercings hurt?" The answer is completely subjective--everyone experiences pain in a way that's unique to them, so it's impossible to make a blanket statement and say that everyone feels the same degree of nipple piercing pain. Without knowing exactly how sensitive your nipples will be, how can you be prepared for the pain of having your nipples pierced? We tell you in this post, Do Nipple Piercings Hurt?
If you're so into piercings that you're ready to look beyond your own collection and start giving other people piercings, you may be interested to know what pursuing a professional piercing career entails. Among other things, we'll walk you through the process of becoming a piercer, including what you need to know about apprenticeships, supplies, and finding a job once you're a certified piercing pro.
If you've ever torn your earlobe while stretching--even just a little--or you have a new piercing that's swollen, oozing pus, developed a strange red bump around it, or has started acting up in some other way, it's okay! We have tips to help you work through the problem.
The recipe for a great piercing calls for one part skilled piercer and two parts religious piercing aftercare. If you want your new piercing to heal well and look good for years to come, you have to take care of it! Our simple piercing aftercare tips will set you on the path to a happy, well-healed piercing. Even if you're a piercing veteran, there's likely at least one nugget of wisdom in this aftercare guide that you'll appreciate.
Learn all the dos and don'ts of getting pierced, like how important it is to your piercer for you to be clean and have your cell phone put away when you come in, as well as how your piercer should treat you throughout your visit. The basics of piercing etiquette await you...
What is tongue bifurcation? How is the procedure performed? What's the history behind it? Why is a split tongue considered a worthy body modification? How and why is it sometimes reversed? These questions are answered in this <u>Tongue Splitting</u> blog post, which is the 3rd installment in our <i>Extreme Body Modifications Series</i>.
There are plenty of regular piercings that most people could list off easily, like ear, nose and lip piercings, but how many people have ever heard of a uvula piercing or an Achilles piercing? There are a number of really cool, unusual piercings like those that you may not have known about before, but you’ll never forget them after today!
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Our Blowout Clearance Sale has arrived for the first time ever! Check out our top 9 favorites.
Tattoo on the high seas by stepping aboard the Scarlet Lady. Learn more about Squid Ink, the first-ever tattoo studio on a ship by Virgin Voyages.
Meet 6 LGBTQ tattoo artists who are using their platforms to help the industry grow. Learn more to close out Pride month!
Let's find the best black tattoo ink for you. Learn more about the top 5 best black inks for lining, shading, and more.
Great news: tattoo conventions are making a comeback in 2021! Learn more and check out our interview with Troy Timpel.
If you’re opening a tattoo shop, you should find gloves you like. Learn the factors you should take into consideration when choosing tattoo gloves.
Investing in quality tattoo supplies will keep you and your clients comfortable and safe. Check out the top tattoo supplies that are essential for your shop.