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Everything you need to know about nipple piercings! Cost? Pain? Benefits?

Piercing Updated October 26, 2020

Given the private nature of nipple piercing, it’s hard to know who has and who hasn’t but one thing is for sure, it’s a hot topic.

Bella Hadid, Rihanna and Kendall Jenner are all rumoured to have one but nipple piercings are not just for celebs, they’re for anyone. Here are some of the trends happening with nipple piercings at present:

  • Both men and women are doing it right now!
  • They’re doing double nipples horizontally.
  • It adds sensation to the area.
  • Barbells are way more popular as they are more subtle under clothes creating less irritation.
  • We can pierce almost any nipple including inverted. The only thing that varies is jewellery size.
  • Cost varies
  • Jewellery options include surgical steel, Titanium, PVD black, gold and rose gold all with gem options and Swarovski crystals.
What about pain?

The pain factor is totally bearable. It is like 1,2 and you’re done. But spend some time researching it and chatting with those who have had it done.

Healing time?

Check out healing times for all piercings on our piercing aftercare page.

Be sure to keep it clean and avoid touching. Use a waterproof band aid if you have to enter the water.

I’m ready how does it work?
  • Book Online- first thing in the morning after a light breakfast is best!
  • Come in with I.D.
  • Fill in paperwork
  • Choose jewellery
  • Lie down on bed- 1,2 you’re done
  • Purchase 2 step Sterilear Cleansing solutions
  • Click here to view our piercing aftercare information
  • After a few days, your piercing may be a little sore.
  • Keep in touch with us about how your piercing is going.

Once healed, you can change your jewellery but be sure to let us do it for you! If you ever have to take out your piercing (say for day surgery), you can purchase a “retainer” which is a plastic barbell that won’t upset any procedure like MRI etc.

No need to stop day to day activities.

Start with one nipple and see how you go thereafter. Our female piercers are experienced and professional.

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