What Your Body Piercer Should Know About You

always ask to see your piercer’s county health department permit and current blood-borne pathogen certification before you get started.

Your Vote Counts: Cool or Fool?

“Make sure you give very careful thought to anything you undertake…”

Body Piercing Supplies: Body Art or Medical Origin?

One of the most common types of forceps used in body piercing is called a ‘sponge forcep’ which was designed as a surgical instrument used to grab and hold small sponges used during surgeries

Body Piercing Supplies Part V (Forceps)

“…a pair of forceps (also referred to as ‘clamps’) can be fastened in a way that will secure the spot for accurate (and sometimes less painful) piercing…”

Piercing Supplies: Ring Opening Pliers

“These special pliers allow the piercer to accurately and safely open (or dilate) a captive bead ring. Once opened, the captive bead (also known as ball) is released, and the ring portion of the piece of body jewelry can be positioned through a piercing until in position…”