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Knowing More About Body Piercing

Mar 28, 2008
Before, body piercing was limited to those that were adventurous and, piercing was limited to a few parts of the body. However, trends have changed and a lot of people are in to body piercing on various parts of the body this includes the navel, eyebrows, lips and tongue. In fact it is also used in lower parts of body.

Among the most popular body piercing jewelry, earrings once on top of the list. However, with its elevating popularity, eyebrow rings, navel rings, nipple rings and labret rings have grown in popularity as well. Other types include bent barbells, belly rings, labret studs, captive bead rings, nose rings and tongue rings

In body piercing, the use of proper metal is very essential. This also determines the success of body piercing jewelry. Commonly, a metal that does not react with the skin is popular. Sterling steel or titanium and gold have the least reaction rate with the skin, and with that, the chances of infection are reduced. Metals like copper and nickel react with the skin, and therefore should be avoided completely.

Piercing is really safe when done by a professional, as some parts of the body can be severely damaged if the piercing process goes wrong. Home piercing kits can be very dangerous and therefore should be strictly avoided. Each piercing has its own procedure, and the process usually hurts you a bit. You have to expect pain as well as possible infections, when have to do without the help of professional.

When You Have Undergone Body Piercing:

Instructions on how you should care for your specific body piercing will be provided by the piercer, but here are some general tips for good body piercing aftercare. Always clean your hands before touching the pierced part of your body. Avoid touching the body piercing unnecessarily as this will introduce unwanted bacteria.

Aftercare of a newly-pierced body part is the most essential thing you can do as the customer to help ensure your piercing heals correctly and to avoid infection. The piercing artist should always have clean equipment, clean jewelry, and a clean salon, but from the moment you walk out of the piercing salon or parlor, the cleanliness of your wound is up to you.

Piercing As Potential Business:

Body piercing is cited to be a potential business considering its rising popularity and demand. You can take advantages of this good business opportunity. A small jewelry and body piercing investment can assure you high returns. But of course, as a basic step, you need to be knowledgeable enough about this business before putting up your own.
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