Both the outer and inner conch can sport flat back studs. For inner conch piercings, consider curved embellished studs to trace the natural curve of the ear. You can choose the style of jewelry according to the size of your piercing, but smaller and daintier pieces of jewelry are among the most popular.
Simply so, what gauge is an inner conch piercing?
In respect to this, can you put a ring in a conch piercing?
“Most people get a conch with the intention of putting a ring in,” Cassi Lopez, head piercer at New York Adorned, told Refinery29. But a hoop generally isn’t used during the initial piercing and while you can certainly change from a stud to a hoop later on, there’s going to be a long waiting period in between.
Why is my conch piercing throbbing?
The tightness and throbbing pain could indicate an infection. My piercers recommend making a solution of salt and water, and applying this to the piercing area twice daily for the first couple of weeks while the piercing heals. Saltwater is gentler and works better in my experience than many piercing solutions.
Most Painful Piercings
- Daith. A daith piercing is a puncture to the lump of cartilage in your inner ear, above the ear canal. …
- Helix. The helix piercing is placed in the cartilage groove of the upper ear. …
- Rook. …
- Conch. …
- Industrial. …
- Dermal Anchor. …
- Septum. …
14g jewelry is larger than 16g jewelry, but you might be able to fit it. Yes, you can stretch you piercing to a 14g just make sure that the jewelry that you’re buying is suitable for a freshly stretching piercing. … It would just irritate the piercing even if it is fully healed.
|Bar length for labret/barbell||6mm – 8mm|
|Inner diameter for hoops||10mm – 14mm|
While you‘re able to change your earrings 8-10 weeks later after you get your ears pierced, it takes about 6-12 months before you can change your conch piercing to ensure that it has fully healed.
Ear Stapling involves having your ear pierced at certain acupuncture points with a stainless steel staple and will, allegedly, control appetite, food cravings and, ultimately, help you lose weight.
I got my rook and a double conch piercing done two days ago and it’s really painful at the moment just constant minor 2/10 pain (But that’s likely since it’s a double on the one ear) the rook was the most painful to get done but pain free now. … But healing the rook has been so much better than healing the conch.
Keep pressure off the jewelry.
Moving the jewelry can cause trauma to the skin around the piercing site, leading to complications like scarring and piercing bumps. Don’t twist or move the jewelry during healing.
about 2 days
Should you pierce with a hoop, no. Since it turns and is bigger you risk trauma with it turning, getting bumped more, getting pulled, etc all of which pull debris in, cause tearing, swelling, potential infection, and delay healing.
Can I change my conch piercing after 2 months? No! Conch piercing takes almost 10-15 weeks to get fully recovered. Changing conch piercing after 2 months can cause some skin infections.