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A guide to 13 common types of ear piercings you could get

There are a ton of different ways to pierce and accessorize your ears. INSIDER put together a basic guide to some of the most common ear piercings you can get. Piercings on the earlobe, for example, are extremely common. For those feeling a little more daring, industrial and orbital piercings […]
A guide to 13 common types of ear piercings you could get
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7 myths about piercings that just aren’t true

There are a lot of popular myths about getting piercings and taking care of them. Some people experience allergic reactions to some of the metals used in the jewellery that goes in piercings. After getting a piercing, you should wait a while before removing your jewellery. The amount of time […]
7 myths about piercings that just aren’t true
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Claire’s policies spark backlash after an ex-employee said she was told to pierce children’s ears even if they said no and needed to be physically restrained

Claire’s is being criticised for its policies on piercing non-consenting children’s ears. A former employee said she was told by a manager that she was expected to pierce the ears of protesting children even if the child needed to be physically restrained by a parent. Claire’s said in a statement […]
Claire’s policies spark backlash after an ex-employee said she was told to pierce children’s ears even if they said no and needed to be physically restrained