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The specific pain from a lip piercing will vary person to person based on different factors. Piercings are painful, regardless of where on the body they are, as piercing creates a puncture wound. More »

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Age requirements for tattoos and piercing vary by country and state. As of 2014, in most states it is illegal to tattoo or pierce any body part of a person under the age of 18 without parental consent. More »

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Popular lip piercings include the standard, Monroe, labret, Medusa and Madonna. Styles involving multiple piercings include the snake bites, angel bites, dolphin bites and spider bites. Lip piercing styles with four pier... More »

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Belly button piercing hurts, but relative to other body parts, this pain is somewhat average. Piercing the navel hurts more than some areas, such as the tongue or the eyebrow, but less than others, such as the nostril or... More »

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An industrial piercing may lead to mild to moderate pain or discomfort. Each individual has a different pain threshold, so a piercing that is very painful for one person may not be painful at all to another person. More »

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There are many signs of an infection from lip piercing such as swelling, redness, scabbing, tenderness, foul discharge with pus, inflammation, swollen lymph nodes in the neck and bleeding. Lip piercing infection can spre... More »

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Lip piercings generally close up quickly, the precise length of time largely depends on how long the lip has been pierced. If the piercing was done within the last 6 months, it can close in as quickly as a few hours. If ... More »

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