People have popularized body piercing jewelry and donít stop creating new piercing types. Surface piercings are the latest fashion
and if you are interested in getting it you should know the risks and the types
of surface piercing.
Surface piercing differs from normal piercing- it doesnít penetrate the skin deeply and both holes of it are created on the same plane of the skin. It makes surface piercing a complicated thing that may cause migration and rejection. And itís essential to do the surface piercing by professional piercer who has successful experience in doing such piercings.
There are different types of surface piercing and some of them are more often met while others are really unique.
Hip surface piercing is done on the area near the hip bone. It can be done horizontally, diagonally or vertically. Hip surface piercing done on one of the sides of the hips look really sexy.
Nape and neck surface piercings look unusual and always draw attention. Nape piercing is done on the back of the neck and neck piercing is done on the sides of the neck. If you use Teflon jewelry, the chances of rejection are lower.
Facial surface piercings are probably the most popular. Cheek piercing and chin piercing are rarer and eyebrow piercing is really the hit these days.
Collar bone surface piercing is done on both the collar bones penetrating the inner body cavity. Itís one of the most dangerous types of surface piercings.
Corset surface piercings are multiple piercings done on the back. Two symmetrical rows of punctures are done vertically on the back. They are filled with captive bead rings which are joined together with ribbon, lace, chain, rope, etc.
Wrist surface piercing is done on the area where we wear bracelets.
You should take care of surface piercing really carefully and spend much time a day cleaning it. But the healing of surface piercing depends not only on the skills of the piercer and the way you take care of it, but on the type of jewelry you wear. Surface piercing jewelry can be a curved or a straight barbell, captive bead ring or D-ring, but the best option is flexible surface barbell that has the shape of stapler pin with 90 degree angles at the sides.
The chances of rejection and migration of surface piercings are high as well as the chances of infection. But of you are risky person and want to be surprising and feel new emotions, surface piercing is for you. Donít forget that it requires special care and choose the right jewelry for it!