Ear Piercing & FAQs
Fully qualified Ear Piercing expert Tessa has been piercing since March 1998, piercing clients aged from just a few days old to 94 and every age in between, she certainly has plenty of experience and endless patience for even the most nervous of clients. With a refreshed and updated certificate in piercing proficiency gained in December 2013 covering the latest Caflon professional piercing instruments and full registration, licence and certification from Allerdale Council’s Health & Safety, Governance & Regulatory Services department.
PIERCING FAQ’s ANSWERED:
Pre-booking your appointment is necessary. They are given in 20 minute slots per person, please go to ‘book’ (add link to that page?) to get your appointment time and date.
The cost of ear piercing is £20.00. This includes the piercing, the aftercare solution and a pair of studs from a large selection, please look at the ‘original studs’ (link to that page) in our shop to see all the different available piercing studs to choose from.
You will be talked through the aftercare and also receive a set of aftercare procedure instructions to follow.
Under 16’s MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian to sign the registration form. ID for proof of age will be requested if you arrive unaccompanied.
Where do we pierce?
The lobe, upper lobe and cartilage all the way around the outer ear, known as the helix. See the pictures or get in touch if you need further help with exactly where these locations are!
What do we use?
A Caflon gun, not a needle for all our ear piercing procedures, it’s much faster, super simple, sterile, one click and it’s all done, easy!