Frequently asked questions
I don't have photo ID. Can I still get pierced?
If you are over 16 you will need photo ID to get pierced. If you are 14+ you will need a parent or guardian to give their consent. They will need to bring photo ID for themselves and a passport or photo ID for you.
Ear lobe piercing 14+ with parental consent and photo ID/ 16+ with your own photo ID
Ear cartilage piercing (helix, tragus, daith, rook, scaffold, forward helix, anti tragus, conch)
14+ with parental consent and photo ID/ 16+ with your own photo ID
Nostril and navel piercing 14+ with parental consent and photo ID/ 16+ with your own photo ID
Septum/ lip and tongue piercing 16+ with your own photo ID, we do not accept parental consent for this piercing (we do not offer smiley/ tongue web or any surface tongue piercing)
Eyebrow piercing 16+ with your own photo ID, we do not accept parental consent for this piercing
Bridge piercing 18+ with your own photo ID, we do not accept parental consent for this piercing
Nipple piercing 18+ with your own photo ID, we do not accept parental consent for this piercing
PLEASE NOTE THAT PARENTAL CONSENT REQUIRES THE PARENT OR GUARDIAN TO BE PRESENT WHILST THE PIERCING IS BEING PERFORMED. ID WILL BE REQUIRED FOR BOTH THE PARENT AND MINOR. WE ACCEPT PASSPORT/ FULL OR PROVISIONAL LICENSE CITIZENSHIP CARD OR ANY PHOTOGRAPHIC ID BEARING THE ‘PASS’ LOGO WE CAN NOT ACCEPT PICTURES OR COPIES OF YOUR ID IT NEEDS TO BE THE ORIGINAL DOCUMENT
Is my college card/bank card etc a valid form of ID?
No. We will only accept recognised forms of identification. Passport/driving license/student card (with photo and DOB) and Citizen card on the day of the piercing. Your parent will be required to sign our consent form and show photo ID.
I need to cancel my appointment...
No problem. You can call us on 01906 745171 during our hours of operation or message us via social media. Refunds will only be given for cancellations with at least 24 hours notification.
What do you recommend for aftercare?
We recommend a sterile saline spray. We sell Neilmed sterile saline spray for £7 but any pharmacy will stock a sterile saline spray.