Best Body Piercing in St James's, Dudley
Choose from 2 venues offering Body Piercing in St James's, Dudley See map
Crystal Bay Beauty
1 Middlepark Road, Dudley, DY1 2LW, England
Offer Any 2 Piercings £40
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Body Piercing FAQs
A body piercing is a piercing or small hole made in the body using a sterilised needle; a piece of jewellery is normally inserted through the hole to keep it open while it heals.
Almost any part of the body can be pierced, and they neatly fall into the following six categories: ears, facial, genital, lip, oral, surface.
Your piercing technician is best placed to advise you on how to care for your new piercing, but as a rule of thumb, you should clean your new piercing at least twice a day, washing your hands first, then cleansing the front and back of the piercing with a cotton pad that’s been dipped in sterile saline solution. You should also avoid touching your piercing until it’s fully healed, and you should try not to remove the piercing jewellery as it could cause the hole to shrink.
Some piercings take longer to heal than others; most body piercings take at least 6-12 months to heal enough for the jewellery to be removed without risk of the hole closing. One great piece of advice: opt for jewellery with a straight post (not a hoop) for your new piercing because straight posts cause less movement and less irritation, which means your piercing should heal more quickly.
Yes. Infections are common if good hygiene standards haven’t been followed. Scarring, nerve damage, and the transmission of hepatitis B and C are also known risks. If you choose an oral piercing and you play with it, it can cause trauma to the teeth and gum, leading to tooth fractures, gingivitis, and gum recession. Tongue piercings can cause the tongue to swell temporarily. More severe, and even life threatening, side effects have been known. Ask your body piercest to give you a complete overview of the risks before you book your piercing appointment. You can minimise risk by booking your body piercing with an experienced professional who follows stringent hygiene rules.
Cost varies according to the piercing you are having, but expect to pay between £25 to £35 for a body piercing in St James's.
Book your next body piercing appointment in St James's with Fresha
There's still time to get that last-minute tattoo and body piercing appointment in St James's. With live booking availability, Fresha shows you what's on offer right now. You can browse for tattoo and piercing shops, and then filter by location, recommendation or review. With instant booking you’ll get immediate confirmation. Get that appointment in the bag with more time to focus on the rest of your to-do list. Magic.
Now you know how Fresha works, let’s explore what’s available in St James's. There’s plenty of self-care to sample in your area. You can enjoy trialling treatments with a variety of talented tattoo artists and piercing specialists at local tattoo and piercing shops. We'd recommend that you take advantage of the assortment of hair, health and nails treatments in the neighbourhood. We're confident there'll be something for everyone.
Body piercing is a statement that looks stylish no matter what you wear. Your facial features like the brows, lips and tongue are all brilliant places to create a body jewellery collection.
Nipple and belly button piercing is a fun option too, and a dermal piercing can turn any body part into a creative canvas. If you're eyeing up a stud on your wrist, hip, stomach, or even a permanent diamond necklace, dermal body piercing might be for you. Search for tattoo and piercing studios in St James's on Fresha, and book your next appointment even quicker using our mobile app. A body piercing appointment costs around £25 with the professionals on Fresha in St James's.
So your journey to self-care satisfaction is nearly complete. It only takes one tattoo artist and piercing specialist, in one St James's tattoo and piercing shop, to take you from status quo to exceptional. Head to our help centre if you'd like extra help getting there. And know that we're aiming for exceptional, too. We've booked 700 million appointments in 120 countries around the world, including the UK, and we work with over 450,000 professionals — and counting. Millions of business owners have partnered with Fresha, using our best-in-class, free booking platform to serve you better. With Fresha, arriving at your dream wellness destination is as simple as walking through the salon doors.
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