Most often during the initial snake eyes piercing, the 14 g (1.6 mm) jewelry can be more suitable. However, if you want to evade the stretching stages then you can have the option to use 12 g (2.0 mm) or 10 g (2.4 mm) right away.
Then, what ring is used for snake eyes?
316L Snake Eyes Curved Tongue Ring Barbell
|MATERIAL||316L Surgical Steel|
|POST THREADING||Externally Threaded|
|PIERCING TYPE||Snake Eyes, Surface, Snug|
Subsequently, what size gauge is a surface tongue piercing?
What is an Ashley piercing?
As one of the few true lip piercings, the Ashley piercing consists of a single puncture through the center of the lower lip, exiting through the back of the lip into the mouth. … The Ashley piercing typically uses a labret stud with a dainty charm, ball, or gemstone sitting on the lower lip.
The risks don’t stop there though, he added: “The jewellery itself sits on the back of the teeth. It is almost guaranteed that the client will see gum erosion, cracking/chipping of the teeth, and migration/rejection of the piercing leaving a nasty looking scar.”
Most piercers consider the snake eyes piercing to be unsafe. Most reputable piercing shops refuse to do it. There’s a high risk of rejection as well as gum rejection, cracking or chipping of the teeth. … Health isn’t the only concern stopping people from getting this piercing.
So you want a horizontal tongue piercing? For those that don’t know, horizontal tongue piercings are piercings that pass through the tip of the tongue, sometimes called scoop or snake eye piercings. … Horizontal tongue piercings can cause such issues as gum erosion, chipped teeth, and lisps when talking.
What about a horizontal tongue (snake eyes) piercing? Use a plastic retainer piercing. Otherwise, you can‘t really hide that type of tongue piercing. … After getting the piercing, your nipples will swell a bit, but it will go down as you correctly clean the piercings and as they heal.
If the tongue piercing is removed for even one night, it will partially close up as it is a muscle, which is very unlike ear piercings. It should close up, but just like trachs, some close and some don’t. If it doesn’t close after about a year it should be evaluated for a surgical closure if it is causing problems.
People who’ve had their piercing in for years reported it closing up in a matter of days. For others, it can be about a week or two.
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.
Standard Piercing Sizes
|Piercing||Standard Gauge||Standard Length|
|Belly / Navel Ring||14G||3/8″ , 7/16″|
|Nose Piercing||20G , 18G||1/4″ , 5/16″|
|Cartilage Piercing||16G , 18G||3/16″ , 1/4″ and 5/16″|