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10 Reasons You Need to Be Pierced by a Professional Piercer - Almost Famous Body Piercing

10 Reasons You Need to Be Pierced by a Professional Piercer

Get Pierced by a Professional Being pierced by a professional body piercer is hands down the safest possible way to get a piercing and have it look its best. A trained piercer has the experience to do the job right the first time. There is a long list of reasons why you should visit a professional…

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The History of Popular Piercings

Piercings Through The Ages It seems that people have always had piercings. Putting sharp objects through our skin dates back nearly 5,000 years. The oldest mummified body discovered to date even had piercings! Ancient African cultures pierced lips and tongues, while nose and ear piercings were popular in ancient Israel. In ancient times, body piercings…

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What Kind of Person Gets a Piercing?

Why Do People Get Piercings? While many question why people get piercings, those who choose them often do so for a variety of well-thought out reasons. Piercings are used as identifiers. They can enhance beauty and give the bearer a sense of pride in the way they look and feel about themselves. Many people have chosen…

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Creative Microdermal Ideas for your Next Body Piercing

At Almost Famous Body Piercing, we offer a wide selection of piercing techniques including the latest trends in the industry. Microdermals are a type of piercing that can be done on any flat surface on your body allowing for some truly unique designs.  Because of their design versatility and overall easier healing, microdermals have become…

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Almost Famous Body Piercing Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Body Piercing Holiday Gift Guide At Almost Famous Piercing, we know how important it is to find the right gift for everyone on your holiday list. Piercing shops have grown in popularity by leaps and bounds in the last several years, meaning you probably have at least one person on your list who would love…

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Almost Famous is Growing!

Almost Famous Locations Almost Famous Body Piercing is growing to meet customer demand and we’re hiring at all six of our studio locations. If you’ve ever considered a career in piercing, we would love to answer any questions you may have on hiring, training, and becoming a professional Body Piercer. You can visit the ‘Careers’ section…

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Taylor’s Story

I started at Almost Famous Body Piercing when I was 16 years old. I was still in high school and was too young to pierce so I was hired as a clerk. I loved working in the fast paced environment, helping customers choose jewelry for their piercings, and seeing the grin on customers faces as…

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How to Maintain Good Dental Hygiene with Your New Oral Piercing

Good Oral hygiene Oral hygiene is obviously important if you want a healthy mouth. If you have a new mouth piercing, oral hygiene becomes paramount for proper healing. For the most part, though, your regular dental health routine won’t change a whole lot. Use this guide to learn more about how to make sure you’re…

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What makes a good piercer

What Makes a Good Piercer?

Choosing a Good Piercer When you want to get a body piercing, you want an experienced professional. There are certain factors that are essential for you to consider. At Almost Famous Body Piercing, we not only have a great time with our customers, we take your health and safety very seriously, too. Here are the…

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How to Protect Your Piercings as an Athlete

Piercings have become increasingly popular and significantly more accepted then they ever were before. While they are somewhat customary in the workplace these days, they’re not always allowed out on the field. If you take part in sport activities or working out and are looking to get a new piercing, it’s important to know a…

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