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Ear Piercing Names | What Do They Mean?

With well over 20 different styles of ear piercings to choose from, it’s understandably difficult to decipher between similar ear piercing names. From traditional earlobe piercings to cartilage piercings and beyond, here are some simple ways to remember different ear piercing names. Ear Lobe Piercings The earlobe is the most popular type of piercing for […]

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Ear Piercing for Men | One Ear or Both?

Ear piercing for men is growing in popularity, and we have the numbers to prove it. Our research shows that 46% of all adults aged 19 & over who were pierced in the last 5 years or plan to be pierced this year are male. Are you thinking of about having your ears pierced? Here […]

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When and Where to Pierce

Ear Piercing Ideas | Where and When to Pierce

Whether you’re a parent contemplating your child’s first ear piercing or an adult thinking about your first or next piercing; read up and educate yourself. Ask yourself the following questions so you can fully enjoy this exciting event. When Should I Get Pierced? This is a question we face either for ourselves or our child […]

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Types of Ear Piercings

When you think of getting your ears pierced, what type of piercing first comes to mind? There are several types of ear piercings one can get, way beyond just the bottom lobe region. Our latest blog outlines some of the most common types of ear piercings and what you should know about them. Standard Lobe […]

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When to Pierce

When to Get a New Ear Piercing

Getting your ears pierced is an exciting event, but is there a designated “right” time to do it? To many, the decision to get your ears pierced is a personal one, so choosing a time that works best for you is of the upmost importance. Consider a few of the following factors when finding the […]

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Boys Ear Piercing | What You Should Know

In case you missed it: ear piercings are not just for girls! Over the past few years, ear piercing has grown in popularity with boys of all ages. Here are a few things to keep in mind for boys when making the decision to pierce their ears. One Ear or Two? This is definitely a […]

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Newborn Ear Piercing: What You Need to Know

Ear piercing is popular with people of all ages and genders around the world. In some cultures, new mothers are presented with gold earrings for their newborn to be pierced before leaving the hospital. Although newborn ear piercing can be a controversial topic, it’s important to note that babies are pierced safely every day. If […]

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Does Painless Ear Piercing Exist?

That special moment has arrived, and it’s finally time to get your ears pierced! Then, hesitation sinks in. You’ve heard stories from friends and family about their ear piercing experiences, and they all vary. Will it hurt? Will you cry? Is it as painful as you’ve heard from some? It’s not unusual for there to […]

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Common Misconceptions about Retail Ear Piercing

If you are reading this, there’s a good chance you want to understand ear piercing better before making a decision about where to be pierced. As you’ve probably figured out by now, not all ear piercing systems are created equal. Some people wonder about the safety of having their ears pierced in a retail environment. […]

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