Nose Ear Lip Brow Piercings & Perception

There are various motivations for why men and women get piercings. The reasons can have a personal significance or meaning to the person getting pierced. People attribute their choice of piercings to peer pressure in some groups (high school/rock bands), enhancement of fashion and beauty, expressing individuality, cultural and spiritual traditions, addiction, sexual motivation and in …

GIRLS ARE FLOCKING TO THIS LOS ANGELES PIERCER

There are several emotions you may experience when you’re about to get a fresh piercing: anxiety, fear, excitement, joy. But it’s rare that entering a piercing studio induces a sense of tranquility. Such is the mystique of famed piercer J. Colby Smith. You might remember him when we explored his closet back in New York, but more than likely, …

Which Type Of Body Piercing Is Right For You?

People have been modifying their bodies with piercings and tattoos for thousands of years, sometimes as a part of their culture and sometimes simply as a way to express themselves. Body piercings can run the gamut from a stud in your earlobe to rings, bars, and even implants located anywhere on your body. If you are looking …

THE BIGGEST MISTAKE YOU CAN MAKE WHEN YOU CHOOSE A NEW PIERCING

One of our favorite treat-yourself moments is investing in a fresh ear piercing (or two) along with some gorgeous new jewelry. Consider it a specialized form of retail therapy. Once you’ve accumulated more than one or two holes, however, things can get a little chaotic in terms of styling and general aesthetics. I know that …