3 Tips for Getting a Piercing!
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3 Tips for Getting a Piercing!

Three tips for body modification newbies!

3 Tips for Getting a Piercing!
Sarah Caple

I have a nose piercing. I have a piece of metal through my left nostril and i love it! It is something that I wanted for four years and now I can't picture myself without it! You might be thinking of getting a nose piercing or just a piercing in general and you might have a few questions or concerns. Here are a three tips for getting a piercing!

1. Find a Reputable Piercer!

I cannot stress this one enough! There's a saying that "good piercings aren't cheap and cheap piercings are good." and it is completely true! Find someone who is licensed, has a clean shop/tools, and who you feel comfortable with. If you don't feel comfortable with the piercer, find someone else! You get up close and personal with this person and it will make for a more enjoyable experience if you are comfortable with them.

2. Bring a Buddy With You!

Bringing a friend with you can make you feel more comfortable and less nervous! It also makes for a pretty fun memory to look back on!

3. Do Your Research!

Go on YouTube and watch videos about your piercing! Before I got mine, I watched several people getting their piercings done and about their experience. It gave a good peace of mind about getting it done! It can also be helpful to learn about piercings in general so you know what you're getting yourself into!

Happy and safe piercing!

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