A helix piercing, also known as a cartilage piercing, is when the ring or stud goes through the cartilage of the ear. It is a fun and funky piercing that is popular for both men and women, making it one that professional piercers have a lot of experience with doing.
Stone plugs are used when we stretch out the ear lobe. Stretching the ear lobe is a very specific look that allows people to get bigger holes in their ears. Once your earlobe gets to a certain size, you can start to wear ear gauges plugs. One of these types are stone plugs which gives that natural rustic or tribal look.
Piercing your cartilage is a very popular activity for men and also women. It is a body piercing that is relatively easy to do and it doesn’t hurt much, which adds to its popularity. Knowing how to clean cartilage piercing properly is imperative to the healing process. Infections can be quite serious and hinder not only the piercing, but if it gets too bad, it can cost you the integrity of your ear.