On June 11, Daytona Beach Shores began a six-month moratorium on body piercing, effectively shutting down businesses and prohibiting the opening of new shops, while awaiting direction from state legislators. In the s, piercers say, a tattoo artist known as Sailor Sid Diller pierced out of his Miami shop. Body parts that are less often pierced include the neck, arms and shoulders. The hardest part was eating. And, while he believes the proposed law is lacking, "it would be so much better than nothing," he says. Roman military commanders pierced their nipples as a sign of their courage.
Her tongue now is fitted with a stainless-steel post capped at each end by stainless-steel balls the size of peas. I've got too many clients who might not approve. Although potentially more hazardous due to difficulties in sterilizing the "guns" commonly used in locations such as shopping mall kiosks, ear piercing would be exempt.
Art gallery owner Ben West, 37, who sports chains and nipple rings when visiting friends in Orlando, explains why the chains come off and the rings are concealed back home in St.