Body piercing – a widespread practice throughout the fashionable youth and the young at heart is not as new or as crazy or as vain as the most conservative of us may think. There is ample evidence that body piercing has been practiced in various forms by both sexes since ancient times throughout the world.
Along with the very common and highly socially acceptable practice of ear piercing, the practices of nose piercing, lip and tongue piercing, nipple and genital piercing have also been employed by numerous and various cultures throughout human history from ancient times.
Nowadays, people pierce for many reasons: religious or spiritual, for self-expression, for aesthetic value, for sexual pleasure, in order to conform to their culture or even to rebel against it.
Whatever their reasons, the controversy around some forms of body piercing should vanish and we emphasize only the importance of using safe body piercing materials, sanitary piercing procedures and careful aftercare.
As for the body jewelry itself, that is a matter of personal preference, as long as the materials used are safe for the skin of high quality.
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