What type of piercings are there for ears?

What type of piercings are there for ears?

For starters, these are the three main types of ear piercings you can get:

  • Lobe piercings: standard lob piercing, transverse lobe piercing.
  • Outer ear piercings: tragus piercing, snug piercing, forward helix piercing, industrial piercing, auricle piercing.

Which ear piercings are easiest to heal?

“Ear lobe piercings are generally the easiest to heal, but at the same time we advise caution against getting too many piercings at one go,” says Brooks.

What is the most unique ear piercing?

Forward helix piercings, the area of your ear right above your tragus, are among the most unique types of ear piercings that you can get.

What is the easiest piercing to take care of?

Lobe (including Orbital): “The earlobe piercing is the easiest piercing to get in terms of pain and healing,” says Rose. “It is with minimal discomfort, and healing can take four to six weeks.” With that said, Rose does advise against using rubbing alcohol and peroxide, and wearing face masks that go behind your ears.

What are different types of ear piercings called?

Earlobe. Earlobe piercing is the most common and easy option.

  • Helix. Helix piercing allows you to decorate your upper ear.
  • Forward Helix. Forward helix is located in the root of a helix.
  • Daith. Daith is a fresh and original idea for piercing.
  • Tragus.
  • Anti tragus.
  • Snug.
  • Rook.
  • Conch.
  • Industrial piercing.
  • What are the best ear piercings to get?

    Tongue Piercing: 4 – 5/10.

  • Cartilage Piercing: 4/10.
  • Piercing Stretching: 3/10.
  • Eyebrow Piercing: 3/10.
  • Vertical Labret Piercing: 3/10.
  • Navel Piercing: 2/10.
  • Complex lip piercings (snake/spider/shark bites): 2/10.
  • Monroe/Madonna Piercing: 2/10.
  • Nostril Piercing: 2/10.
  • Ear Lobe 1/10 – Least Painful Piercing.
  • What are the least painful ear piercings?

    Ear Lobes. Ear lobe piercings are one of the most popular piercings and is one of few that can be done legally under 16,in fact ear lobe piercings

  • Navel. Navel piercings seem to be evergreen in the world of fashion and with such a huge variety of bars and jewellery available it’s a great way to accessorise
  • Lip.
  • Nostril.
  • Eyebrow.
  • Tongue.
  • Daith.
  • What type of ear piercing should I get?


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