What piercing heals the fastest?

Although it may sound like a scarier piercing to get, tongue piercings actually have some of the fastest healing times. Healthline gives an estimate of about six to eight weeks for the piercing to heal completely, but depending on your body, tongues can heal as quickly as four weeks with proper care.

What piercing heals the easiest?

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 piercing takes the shortest time to heal?

Top Five Piercings that Heal in No Time!
  • Septum Piercings. The septum takes from 1 to 3 months to heal. ...
  • Oral Piercings – Especially the Tongue & Webbing! The tongue takes from 3 to 4 weeks to heal, the lip 2 to 3 months and the tongue webbing 8-10 weeks. ...
  • Eyebrow Piercings. ...
  • Earlobe Piercings. ...
  • Genital Piercings.


Which ear piercings heal fastest?

Earlobe Piercing

Earlobe piercings are the most standard, comfortable, and fastest healing type you can get.

What piercing take the longest to heal?

A navel piercing has one of the longest healing times – as much as 12 months – because of its position on your body. However, the jewellery can usually be changed to a slightly shorter sterile piece from 6–8 weeks.


Top 5 Quickest Healing Piercings



What piercing hurts the most?

Here is how much each type of piercing may hurt in order of most painful to least painful.
  • Genital piercing. Your genitals are among the most nerve-dense areas on your body. ...
  • Nipple piercing pain level. The nipple is another commonly pierced area that's pretty sensitive. ...
  • Nose piercing pain level. ...
  • Dermal piercing pain.


Can a piercing heal in 2 weeks?

The rate at which a piercing heals varies from person to person and can also depend on what type of piercing you get, but typically, a new earlobe piercing will heal in 6-12 weeks. Piercings further up the ear (especially those involving cartilage) can take several months.

What piercings can you get at 13?

Piercings for Minors
  • Ear Lobe Piercings. For ages 8 and up. ...
  • Cartilage Piercings (Helix) For ages 13 and up. ...
  • Bellybutton (Navel) For ages 13 and up. ...
  • Nose (Nostril) For ages 16 and up.


What piercing will look good on me?

7 Piercings That Will Stand Out and Look Good
  • 7 Piercings That Will Stand Out and Look Good. Because who wants to blend in? ...
  • Industrial. When it comes to ear piercings, the industrial is going to be one of the most statement-making options to go with. ...
  • Septum. ...
  • Labret. ...
  • Monroe. ...
  • Cheek Piercings. ...
  • Bridge. ...
  • Nose.


Do pierced ears heal faster?

Earlobe piercings are the quickest to heal. They typically take about 1 to 2 months to fully heal. Cartilage piercings elsewhere on your ear will take longer to heal. It may take up to 6 months or even 1 year before a helix or tragus piercing is fully healed.

What is the coolest piercing?

10 Cute Piercings for Girls
  • #2 Nose. Who doesn't love a cute little nose stud? ...
  • #3 Tragus. The Tragus can often be a piercing that many people shy away from. ...
  • #4 Rook. A Rook piercing ups the ante on the adventurousness of piercing. ...
  • #5 Septum. The septum can be considered very adventurous. ...
  • #6 Forward Helix. ...
  • #7 Auricle. ...
  • #8 Navel.


What is the weirdest place to get a piercing?

They're For Real: 15 Unusual Body Locations For A Piercing
  1. Between The Butt Cheeks. Typically, when you bend or sit down, your pants are pulled down a bit, exposing your bum cleavage. ...
  2. Through The Cheek. ...
  3. Corset Piercing On The Back. ...
  4. Nose Bridge. ...
  5. Finger Piercing. ...
  6. Spinal Spikes. ...
  7. Horizontal Lip Piercing. ...
  8. All Over The Face.


Does a piercing gun hurt more than a needle?

The process of using a needle to do a piercing in an area of the body other than the ear lobe is much safer, and our customers say, less painful than using a piercing gun. The needle is hollow and has a sharp point to create a clean hole.


What is the hardest piercing to get?

Most Painful Piercings
  • Septum. ...
  • Nipple. ...
  • Earlobes. ...
  • Lip. ...
  • Navel (Belly Button) ...
  • Nostril. ...
  • Eyebrow. Due to how little skin needs to be punctured during the procedure, the eyebrow piercing is pretty painless. ...
  • Tongue. When people imagine their tongues being pierced, they generally picture agony and tears.


What hurts more tattoos or piercings?

While piercing is a sharp, short pain, tattooing is a more sustained, dull pain, according to Authority Tattoo. With piercings, the needle fully penetrates your skin in a more intense way, but this only lasts for a second (if the piercer is doing things right). However, a tattoo can last for hours.

Do flat piercings ever heal?

Healing time: 6 to 12 months. A flat piercing sits through the 'flat' area of skin between your ear canal and cartilage. Healing time: 6 to 10 months.

What piercing should I get first?

Choosing your First Piercing: 8 Places to Consider
  • Earlobe. Odds are you may even already have this and you're looking for your first non-earlobe piercing. ...
  • Helix. While popular among teens, the helix is sometimes forgotten about. ...
  • Nose. ...
  • Tragus. ...
  • Auricle. ...
  • Double lobe. ...
  • Daith. ...
  • Conch.


How many piercing can I get at once?

It is not uncommon to have multiple piercings performed on the same day. We recommend not getting more than four piercings in one session, especially if you're getting them on the same ear. Getting multiple piercings can also cause increased swelling during healing and can prolong healing time.

What ear piercing would suit my face?

When it comes to flattering piercing choices, oval face shapes have arguably the most options to choose from. Nearly every earring style will suit your face shape. Try large studs, huggies, oval or triangular earrings if you want to emphasize your cheekbones.

Can a 11 year old get a nose piercing?

Minors need the presence of the parent or legal guardian to receive a piercing or tattoo.

Can a 12 year old get a septum piercing?

If you are under 18 the parent or legal guardian must accompany the minor for the entire procedure. A state-issued photo ID will be needed from both the minor and the parent or legal guardian. This can be a state-issued ID card, learner's permit, driver's license, passport, or military ID.


Can u get a belly button piercing at 14?

Can You Get A Belly Button Piercing Without Parents? It is illegal to pierce anyone under the age of 18 without their parent or legal guardian present. Minors under the age of 18 are not allowed to have body piercings except ear piercings unless their parents or guardians provide notarized approval.

Should I twist my ear piercing?

Don't fiddle with your piercings.

Don't touch a new piercing or twist the jewelry unless you're cleaning it. Keep clothing away from the piercing, too. Excessive rubbing or friction can irritate your skin and delay healing.

Do gun piercings take longer to heal?

Piercings done with a needle are likely to heal faster than those done with a piercing gun. Piercing guns use force to pierce you with a blunt stud which leaves a jagged incision (and possibly some bruising), while a sharp needle leaves a neat incision that will heal more easily.

When should you give up on a piercing?

Here are some of the biggest ones.
  1. You've tried to have the area pierced a number of times, but it just won't stick. ...
  2. You start to feel uncomfortable wearing your piercing. ...
  3. You can't stick to the aftercare period. ...
  4. Your piercing constantly gets in the way. ...
  5. Your piercing is causing health issues.