There are many forms of self-expression- art, writing, fashion, even body piercing. When it comes to oral piercings, however–such as lip, labret, cheek, and tongue piercings–it’s important to know all the risks involved.
Know The Risks Before You Pierce
Piercing anywhere near the mouth is very different than simply piercing an earlobe. The oral cavity is home to an abundance of bacteria as well as an intricate system of nerves and blood vessels. Because of this, there are a number of health-related risks associated with oral piercings.