Please note the following age restrictions on piercings:
PC = Parent Consent I.D. = Photo id e.g. passport, driving licence/provisional.
Ear lobes - age 10 PC - 16 PC/I.D.
Navel - age 14 PC - 16 PC/I.D.
Nose - age 14 PC - 16 PC/I.D.
Ear= Helix/forward helix/rook/daith/tragus - age 14 PC - 16 PC/I.D.
Ear= Conch/inner conch/snug/anti tragus/orbital/scaffolding- age 16 PC/I.D.
Septum age 16 PC - I.D.
Eyebrow age 16 PC- I.D.
Tongue age 16 PC - I.D.
Surface piercing age 16 PC - I.D.
Anti navel age 16 PC - I.D.
Nipples age 18 I.D.
PLEASE NOTE WE REQUIRE I.D. FOR ALL PIERCINGS REGARDLESS OF YOUR AGE!
Please note these healing times are appropriate, based upon the average healing times experienced by most clients. The rate at which your piercing may heal is affected by a variety of factors – it is nothing to be concerned about if your piercing heals much faster or slower than this guide please get in touch if you have any questions about your piercing.
Microdermal implants – 3 months
Ear Lobe – 6 - 8 weeks
Ear Cartilage including Tragus, Anti-tragus, Upper and Lower Conch, Helix, Snug, Daith, Industrial, Rook etc – 3 to 9 months but can take much longer.
Translobe / Transverse Lobe – 6 months +
Navel – 6 - 12 months
Nipple – 2 - 6 months (up to 12 months in some cases)
Tongue – 4 - 8 weeks to fully heal (however the worst of the discomfort is over within the first two weeks and the jewellery can be downsized after this time)
Lip / Labret – 6 - 8 weeks (Jewellery can be downsized after 3 weeks)
Medusa – 6 weeks (Jewellery can be downsized after 3 weeks)
Madonna – 6 weeks (Jewellery can be downsized after 3 weeks)
Vertical or Horizontal Lip – 6 - 12 weeks
Eyebrow – 2 - 3 months
Septum – 4 - 6 weeks
Nostril – 5 - 6 months (no jewellery changed for 3 months at minimum)
Surface Piercings – commonly around 6 months but can take well over a year