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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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The “Right” Age to Have Your Child’s Ears Pierced

What is the right age for a child to have their ears pierced? The answer is that there is no correct answer to this question. The truth is, this is a highly personal decision that can only be answered through your own judgement. That being said, it is suggested to do some research regarding the […]

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Three Things to Consider Before Getting a Second (or Third) Ear Piercing

What are the three most important things you should consider before adding new ear piercings?  Here’s a hint–they’re similar to the considerations you should have when purchasing real estate. Listed concisely, they are: 1.) Location! 2.) Location! 3.) Location! All jokes aside, it truly is important to be conscientious of where you place your piercings […]

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A Man’s Guide to Ear Piercing

Over the past few years, the popularity of ear piercing for men has increased significantly. It is believed that men have worn earrings for as long as civilization has existed. Jade earrings for men dating back to 3000 BC have been found in Southeast Asia. In ancient times, men wore earrings in places like Assyria […]

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Q&A: The Best Way to Care for a New Ear Piercing

You just had your ears pierced. Now what? It is important to follow ear piercing aftercare instructions to prevent your new piercing from infections and pain. Read on to learn how to care for your newly-pierced ears. Q: How long does it take for an ear piercing to heal? A: The average healing time is […]

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5 Things to Know Before Getting Your Ears Pierced

There are many important factors to consider before having you or your child’s ears pierced. To help you make the choice easier, here are 5 Things You Must Know before Getting Your Ears Pierced. 1. Choose the Location That’s Right for You   Ear piercing is an important rite of passage, and many people choose [...]
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