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What Are the Different Types of Piercings?

This ain't your grandma's single earlobe piercing. There are so many creative and expressive ways to pierce your body. You may have heard some of these terms but didn't know what they meant. Or maybe you didn't realize all of the different options for adding a little bling to your life.


Here's a look at some of the many different types of piercings. With our highly experienced and precise piercers, we can do anything and everything you can dream up at Solana Tattoo Company.


Types of Ear Piercings

Here are some of the different types of ear piercings.

Types of Ear Piercings

Types of Face Piercings

Here's a look at some common face piercings (graphic by Barberdts.com).

Types of face piercings

Types of Oral Piercings

Mouth and tongue piercings get their own shout-out. This graphic also comes from Barberdts.com.

Types of oral piercings

Types of Nose Piercings

Not only are there many different placements for nose piercings, but there are a ton of creative jewelry options. (Some of these repeat from the face piercings list.)

Different types of nose piercings

Types of Body Piercings

Below the neck, there are a ton of piercing options. Here are just a few of them. This image comes from Pierced.com.


Different types of body piercings

There are many more piercing options than just these -- if you have an idea, let's chat!


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