Another piercing popularised in the 90s but much more of a commitment than the tummy piercing because everyone sees it. … So a tongue piercing suggests high levels of commitment and a pretty active sex life.
Similarly one may ask, what are tongue piercings used for?
Tongue piercing is often touted as a sexually stimulating accessory, according to The History Of. Many people claim that it enhances oral sex. Many varieties of tongue rings are available with attachments intended for sexual purposes.
Likewise, people ask, what can tongue piercings cause?
Lead to serious health problems, like gum disease, uncontrolled bleeding, a long-term infection, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C. Lead to an allergic reaction to the metal in the jewelry. Damage the nerves in your tongue, a condition that is usually brief but can sometimes be long-lasting.
Which tongue piercing is the safest?
A standard tongue piercing is a little easier to care for because placing the piercing in the centre of the tongue is safer. There is less contact with teeth and the inside of the mouth, so the initial healing period is faster with swelling reducing in just 2-4 weeks.
Here are just some of reasons I so loved my own, as well as why I eventually wouldn’t.
- Tongue Piercings Heal Quickly. First and foremost, your tongue is an amazing organ. …
- And They Are Discreet. …
- The Expressive Jewelry Is A Must. …
- Shared Pleasure. …
- Decreased Pleasure. …
- Oral Pain. …
- Speech Pattern Changes. …
- Decreased Dexterity.
With mouth jewelry, plaque get a new place to hide. It’s harder to brush around studs in the tongue or rings in the lips, so plaque can build up over time. If you don’t clean your oral piercing regularly, your breath can start to stink as a result. Mouth piercings increase saliva production.
Some other strategies that can speed healing include:
- brushing the teeth regularly to keep the mouth clean.
- rinsing the piercing after each meal.
- not smoking.
- minimizing talking during the first few days.
- not playing with or touching the piercing.
Tongue piercings seem pretty trashy to me. I like tongue piercings, and in fact had one myself for 12 years. On girls, I think it looks pretty hot, and the one girl I hooked up with who had one used it well enough. The biggest con is that most guys find them unattractive.
The tongue is supplied by the hypoglossal nerve and the lingual branch of the trigeminal nerve. These nerves can be damaged during piercing and permanent paralysis of the tongue can occur.
More severe complications of tongue piercings that have been documented include brain and heart abscesses (some resulting in death) due to infection travelling in the bloodstream, airway blockage due to swelling of the tongue, swallowing or choking on loose jewelry, gum damage, and chipped teeth resulting from biting …
On the flip side, don’t:
- use tongue scrapers.
- play with your jewelry.
- engage in french kissing or oral sex until the piercing has completely healed.
- play contact sports with your jewelry in your tongue.
- smoke or drink alcohol during the healing process.
A tongue piercing is a popular way of self-expression but most dentists will tell you oral piercings are not the best way to express your individuality.
When used for oral sex, the small metal ball or tongue ring that is on the tip of the ring will add pressure, tease, and bring a new sensation to the experience for your lover. People that use them seem to get off on the fact that their partner enjoys oral sex so much.