Perhaps our favorite part of ear and cartilage piercings is that they have found concrete traction in mainstream fashion, which means that you can now sport a trendy and unique piercing without receiving raised eyebrows from your boss. With so many different cartilage piercings (and vocabulary surrounding it that sometimes sounds like it came from a medical textbook), it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the possibilities. We’ve put together a quick and easy guide to help you decide which ear and cartilage piercing to choose next.Continue Reading
What Are These Bumps Around My New Cartilage Piercing? A Quick Guide to Ear Bump Types, Treatments, and PreventionYou’ve gotten the new adorable piercing that you’ve been dreaming of for months, and you start forming unsightly bumps around the piercing site. Uh-oh. Bumps are fairly common during the healing process for cartilage piercings. Cartilage heals slower than... Continue Reading
Here at FreshTrends, we believe that quality piercings deserve quality jewelry. That’s why we pride ourselves on our handcrafted, custom jewelry made only from the finest materials. Last week, we rolled out a batch of new 14k gold jewelry, which we love, but now we’re excited to reveal our new products made from gold’s grey cousin: silver.Continue Reading
We’ve heard the horror stories: someone gets an adorable nose piercing, and two months later, they end up in the hospital with a horrible infection. Yikes.
Choosing the right piercer who uses proper, clean supplies is an important factor while getting a piercing, but what truly makes or breaks your healing process is your aftercare. Don’t let your new piercing become a horror story. Here’s how you stay safe.Continue Reading