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A Guide to Spider Bite Piercing
Feb10

A Guide to Spider Bite Piercing

Spider bite piercing, like snake bite piercing, is a type of body piercing that not many can pull off easily. However, the fact that you landed on this article looking for tips and advice on it shows that you have what it takes to flaunt such body art. This is one of those unique piercings that does not conform to traditionally done body piercings commonly seen these days. More commonly known as a double lip piercing due to the fact that it involves two piercings, this piercing is drawn up in the design that a spider bite will cause on the skin. This is either done on the lower or the upper lip with lower lip piercing being more common than the upper lip piercing. Also, instead of placing rings in the piercings, people prefer using studs for convenience and enhanced look of a spider bite. The jewelry used in piercing the lip is termed as “labret” primarily because of the fact that it is being attached to the lip or the “labrum.” There have been instances where people have used two rings or studs on both sides of their lips. Most people prefer same side of the lip as this is considered to appear an authentic spider bite. How to care for a spider bite piercing: A lot of you who are new to the world of body piercings would find such a process painful. The fact remains that any body piercing hurts, as it is a wound in your body. However, with proper care of the wound, you can minimize the pain and deal with it effectively. One way to minimize pain and reduce its longevity is to get the second piercing done after some time passes. If both of them are done at the same time, the healing process may take longer than usual. It is recommended to allow one piercing to heal before you go for the second one. This will also depend on the healing power of an individual to a very large extent. People with good healing capacity need to wait for lesser time compared to others who may have to make the gap a little longer. Here are some tips that you need to follow to effectively avoid any post piercing complications: 1. Do not smoke or drink alcohol. Since your site of piercing is the lip itself, alcohol or smoke contact will inflame the wound and make matters worse, possibly causing pain. 2. Eat frozen foods like ice and yogurt. Consuming frozen foods such as ice creams or frozen yogurt will speed up the healing process. 3. Do not touch the...

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What You Need to Know About Collar Bone Piercing
Feb04

What You Need to Know About Collar Bone Piercing

Getting a collar bone piercing is certainly not for everyone and it is still a relatively rare procedure in the piercing world. However, the daring forms of self expression in these modern times have also leveled up and surface piercings have become synonymous to being hip, punk and cool for teens and adults alike. It has become a common fashion trend to see men and women sporting an edgy outfit and wearing their numerous piercings and proudly showing it off to show their individuality. While it is indeed another channel for expressing one’s creativity, it is more beneficial if you consider thinking about your options and giving it time to learn about the consequences and risks to avoid having regrets in the end. If the purpose is to show your unique sense of style and flair, you need to make yourself aware of how you must prepare yourself for a collar bone piercing procedure. Below is an informative guide about surface piercings, how the actual piercing is done and the aftercare instructions on how to keep it clean and free from infection! How Safe Is a Collar Bone Piercing Procedure? Before any surface piercing is done in any part of your body, especially in the collar bone area, it is imperative that you seek a consultation and interview a certified body piercing professional with an established name in the industry. The procedure is actually expensive because only the knowledgeable and experienced are allowed to perform it. Do not entrust your safety and health with an amateur because it is a skill that is not learned overnight and offered cheap. Do not trust anyone who will offer their service at a lower price than that of a trusted professional because there is also a great chance that your health and safety is at risk. Ask thoroughly how many clients he/she has had and about the techniques they use to guarantee your safety before the piercing session begin. The critical part of the procedure is how they will insert the jewelry (a small barbell shaped titanium #23 grade surgical steel) into the chosen location and to keep it secure, placed at the right angle and stay on the skin without any fear of having any complications from its delicate entry and exit points. This is the major difference why only an experienced professional is permitted to do it. Things To Consider Before Having A Piercing Ask for the latest piercing shop business license issued by the local government authorities. Look for the latest and valid business health inspection report. Autoclave spore test results and certificates. It is required by every locality....

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