Piercings - Page 2 - FamilyCorner.com Forums
Visit FamilyCorner.com for tons of seasonal ideas!
quick link - go to our home page quick link - kid's crafts, family fun, printables, etc quick link - sign up for our free newsletter quick link - holiday crafts, recipes and ideas quick link - gardening, organizing, saving money, decorating and more quick link - our FunBook is filled with lots of quick ideas, tips and crafts quick link - join our bustling community of friendly members

Go Back   FamilyCorner.com Forums > >

Outer Beauty Make up tips, homemade bath concoctions, hair styles, more...

Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #11 (permalink)  
Old 04-07-2005, 10:25 PM
FamilyCorner Newbie
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Peoria, Arizona
Posts: 2
I'm 15, 16 in Sept. and I'm getting my belly done for my 16 B-day. I'm christian and I still want it done. I don't show off a lot of skin, because it makes me feel really uncomfortable. I just want it done to give me a lil self esteem when I look into the mirror at myself.

But I'm worried about certain things. I don't like needles...but I don't remember pain when my ears were peirced. And one more thing

How long did it take for yours to heal? I want to know true and honest facts from people who have gotten it done. Please help...lol.
Reply With Quote
  #12 (permalink)  
Old 04-08-2005, 04:57 AM
fish3711's Avatar
Nine Year Member
FamilyCorner Fanatic
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Sunny Florida
Posts: 4,276

Hi Mego! Getting your navel pierced is awesome but as for anyone being able to tell you if it will hurt, there is no way for anyone of us to know your level for pain. It hurt just a tiny bit for me but for my daughter she thought it hurt bad and wanted to throw up. She has no pain threshhold. If your pain level isnt too high it will feel like a little pinch. Make sure you get stainless steel in there because if you have sensitive skin, like I do, it will stay infected for a long time from the irritation of the metal. I had my lower back tatoo'd a few months ago. I got 7 butterflys across my lower back, one for each child of mine. It took almost 3 hours to do and it was the worse pain I have ever felt [besides giving birth that is]. It was much worse than a piercing. A piercing is quick. I am sure you will do fine, just expect some pain and you will be fine. Make sure you wash it with antibacterial soap everyday. Every place tells you how to take care of your piercings, and believe it or not they all tell you different things. Even for tatoo's! But I have found that just using antibacterial soap does the best job in keeping it clean and infection free.
Best of luck
Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Teen Daughter Wants a Belly Button Ring Amanda Teenagers 75 07-15-2008 03:07 PM
Blood Drive Today... Not! BellasMom Health - All Other Issues 16 04-02-2003 08:31 AM

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 01:34 PM.

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.


Our Family FunBook is packed full of ideas from parents just like you!

Our members say that they have never found a friendlier message board community than ours!

Our kid's craft section is filled with easy ideas for creative little minds.

We have tons of free printable coloring pages to keep your little ones happy.

We offer a wide variety of free newsletters delivered right to your inbox.

Our Household Hints & Tips have a wealth of information on cleaning, organizing, and more!
Go to the funbook Go to forums Go to kid's crafts Go to printables Go to newsletters Go to Hints & Tips

Home || Newsletters || Advertising || Terms of Use || Privacy || Services || Submissions || Contact Us || Media Opportunities || Link To Us || Shop || Feedback || Staff || e-Cards || Reminder Service

FamilyCorner.com® is sponsored in part by...

Visit our friends --> MomsMenu | Main Street Mom | She Knows | Baby University | Personal Fitness Zone | iChef.com

Copyright Notice | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use/Disclaimer