21 January 2015 7:01:58 AM

Lol. Well my first one I had done, a friend was the clamp and the other person pushed it threw. Looked great. This was about 5 years ago on the 4th of July. It went great! I went to go to the bathroom and all of a sudden I heard the ball hit the floor (ugh) and the piercing fell out....so I cleaned it off and tried to put it back in and no luck lol. So I waited until it healed and got it professionally done.

Bridgette

21 January 2015 7:00:16 AM

I got mine in December when I turned 18 (not that long ago) but I love it! If anyone is thinking about it I would definitely go do it. It’s not as bad as you think I didn’t even feel the needle go in!

Brooke

21 January 2015 6:58:59 AM

My mom took me for my 15th birthday. I loved it but took me a while to get used to, every time I stood up too quickly at school, the belly ring would catch on the desks.

Marian

21 January 2015 6:56:55 AM

My ex boyfriend did it for me at my friends house, I love pain so much so it felt good. I still have it.

Emma

21 January 2015 6:55:10 AM

I started blacking out when I got mine done ha ha. I hate needles but I really wanted it done and it was worth it (: I love it!

Jazzy

20 January 2015 6:50:20 PM

At 15, I asked mum if I could get a belly ring but she said no. So I pierced it myself... and my younger sister’s.

Anita

20 January 2015 1:56:15 PM

I was fifteen when I got mine done. My parents and I were in the mall one day and I asked if I could get it done since the year before I had gotten my nose pierced. They said yes so we went in and I got it done.

Hailey

20 January 2015 1:54:24 PM

I got mine done a couple of years ago as a reward to myself for losing 2 1/2 stone. I always wanted it done before but felt too fat. I am 46 years old, it’s never too late!

Jane

20 January 2015 1:27:37 PM

O.k here’s my story.......My friend took me to get my belly pierced, as hers was already done and we went in chose a ring and went into the piercing room. I layed down on the table and just as fast got up and walked out.....to scared. So about a week later I decided to give it a try again, because I really wanted to wear jewelry in my belly........well I did it and could NOT believe that I made a fool out of myself by walking out the first time, didn’t hurt one bit, I was scared for nothing. I still love my belly jewelry. I have soooooooooooooooo many belly blings :)

Barbi

3 October 2014 4:53:08 AM

I always wanted my navel pierced for years so when I turned 18 several months after so about August 31 st I got my top pierced there wasn’t any pain and I didn’t sequel I have a very high tolerance level so the pain was nothing, so continuing I got my bottom navel pierced on Tuesday and that didn’t hurt either I’m a 18 year old boy so I’m not gay far from it but I also have my nose pierced too didn’t hurt but my navel looks sexy I gym a lot so I can easily spot a navel piercing I had a green bar for healing progress now I switched it for a black bar looks really sexy :* hehe I would recommend any 1 to get a navel piercing except fat people it wouldn’t look good :)

Rydogzzz

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Does getting your belly pierced hurt?

Getting your belly button pierced doesn‘t hurt nearly as much as the anticipation of it does! It‘s like a pinch and it‘s rather quick ... before you know it your laughing both with releif and excitement that it‘s DONE! It‘s actually quite an exhilierating experience.

When I had my navel piercing done (about 12 years ago now) my piercer made a joke about calling an ambulance shortly after performing the piercing. My friend and I were just too busy laughing to even think about the pain!

The healing process can take quite a few weeks, but asside from a little tenderness for the first few days, assuming you keep your belly piercing clean and clear of infection, the new piercing doesn‘t cause too much discomfort at all. Follow your piercers guidelines for looking after your piercing and you‘ll be surprised just how quickly it heals and how painless the whole procedure is. It‘s definately best to wear loose fitting clothing during this healing time, anything that won‘t rub and distress your belly piercing is great.

If your about to get your belly button pierced, my advice, stop worrying about it and simply look forward to the event. MAKE SURE YOU USE A PROFESSIONAL PIERCER!! This is very important. There are risks associated with piercings, but these are very low if you use a trusted professional. Also, take care when selecting the jewellery you will use for your new navel piercing, make sure you select a surgical grade belly ring and listen to the advise offered by your piercer. Some designs cause less stress on a new piercing and are worthwhile using in the short term for the long term benefits of a successful piercing. Internally threaded belly rings are also good for new piercings to avoid bacterial build up so consider these if they are available.

The answer? NO! Getting your belly button pierced doesn‘t hurt nearly as much as people who havn‘t had it done anticipate!

Kathy Acker, in an interview, described her own experience with piercing: Ground yourself and do really deep breathing. And if you do it right, the kundalini will come. The energy will go right to the top of your brain and shoot out. And it did!




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