Vertical labret piercing

What is a Vertical labret piercing?

Have you been putting much thought about going into one of those body piercing salons? For the past few decades or so, surface piercing or as it is more commonly known as body piercing, has been gaining back its popularity. Now there are several types of body piercing that a person can choose from. Say for example, a vertical labret piercing.

There is one thing to remember though, if you really have set your mind into getting a body piercing done and you walk into a shop and ask around, if they tell you that they would be using piercing guns; you better step out and look for another salon to go to. Since piercing guns can not be properly sterilized, using it for body piercing does not assure you of being safe from infection at all.

Although the most common of body parts that people have pierced first are the ears, there are several types of body piercing that are available these days. There is nose piercing, navel piercing, nipple piercing, nape piercing, tongue piercing and the labret type of piercing.

So what exactly is a vertical labret piercing?

Vertical labret piercing is the kind of piercing that can be found on the lower part of the lip area. Over the course of the years, this type of piercing has undergone a lot of changes. The labret’s name came from the type of jewelry that is usually worn with beads. Vertical labrets are jewelry that is pierced through the upper side of the lip and down to the lower part. The lowbret type of piercing on the other hand has a piercing all the way down to the chin. The medusa is located on the upper lip right between the center ridge of the lower lip.

Now if you do decide that a piercing is something that you really would want to do, you have to keep in mind that you should never try to pierce yourself or even ask a friend to use one of those Do It Yourself piercing kits. It is always advisable to go to a professional piercer’s salon and have it done there. There is such a high risk that the wound would get infected if you try piercing yourself.

Healing after a vertical labret piercing

You have to remember that when you have already had your piercing done, it would require a lot of aftercare on your part. This will ensure speedy healing. Do not use anything that the piercer did not recommend and do not do anything that they did not instruct you to do.

Vertical labret piercing, as well as other different types of piercing can be very sensitive and would need to be taken care of properly. Stay away from drinking alcoholic drinks and smoking as this slows down your body’s processes to heal itself. Wash the wound only twice in one day with a gentle antibacterial soap and clean water. Make sure your hands are very clean when you do have to touch your piercing.

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Fake Lip Ring Fake Lip Ring: How to make one in Five Easy Steps

So, you are an avid body modification enthusiast. You are very much interested and just about dying to get a piercing other than the boring ear piercings that your parents got you when you were a baby. You are creative, artistically inclined, and you are just about all over the idea of using your body to be able to express your inner strength, your inner emotions, your ideas and your principles. You truly, one hundred and twenty eight percent believe that everything you are must and should be put out in the open.

You are ready to take that plunge into getting a lip piercing. You are in fact so ready that you have psyched yourself against the paint that will surely come the moment the needle touches your lips. You are also twelve, and your parents would rather see you dead than have you walking around sporting a lip with two holes punched right through it.  But do not despair just yet because there is an answer to this dilemma.

Since you have to be twenty one and out of your parents’ house before they would even consider allowing you to get piercing other than your baby studs, it is easy to just make a fake lip ring that you can wear and take off. You will not, under any circumstances, go about piercing your own lips.

It is actually easy to make fake lip rings as well as eyebrow studs that can put an end to your worrying about your wardrobe. In this way, it will be easy to simply take it off when mommy and daddy is around. So here are five fairly easy steps on how you can make your very own lip ring at home.

Have fun:Making your own Fake Lip Ring

Get a small strand of silver. Old thick silver rings would do the trick. Cut the strand or ring using a wire cutter depending on how long you want it. Make sure that both ends are not sharp. If there are sharp ends on both sides of the silver, use a strip of sandpaper to blunt it.

Find or buy a tiny magnet pair that you can glue to the two ends of the silver. Make sure that the magnet is small enough so it would not be obvious at the part that is worn outside of your lips. Super glue is the best product to use because the glue will not come loose even when it turns wet from the insides of your mouth.

 How to wear a Fake Lip Ring

Bend the silver slowly and make sure that the two ends that has magnet in it will meet and stick together. Open the ring and put your lips in between the two sides and clamp it. Be sure that it is not too tight to be painful but not too loose either.
When you do wear your fake lip ring, it is better to stay away from food that you have to chew too hard. Soups are best.
You can also use a hoop earring to make a fake lip ring.

 

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