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May 3, 2014

28 Adventurous Ear Piercings To Try This Summer

These piercings are so adorable, the pain might actually be worth it.

1. The Double Piercing

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Gestalt makes cool, minimalist earring designs specifically for those with double piercings.

2. The Single Tragus + Double Earlobe

3. The Tragus + Triple Lobe

4. The Tragus + Quadruple Lobe

5. Dainty Middle Cartilage Piercing

6. The Single Helix

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The helix refers to the upper, outer part of the ear. Helix piercings take about 3-9 months to heal and have a similar pain level to earlobe piercing. However, the healing process is more difficult, with increased soreness.

The ear cuff can be purchased here.

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7. Single Helix with Double Piercing

8. The Helix + Forward Helix

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The forward helix refers to the upper juncture where the ear meets the head. These piercings require 3 to 9 months to heal and aren't very painful, but can become easily irritated if you have long hair that could catch in the hardware.

[source: Wicked Body Jewelz]

9. The Tragus + Forward Helix

10. The Double Forward Helix

11. The Triple Forward Helix

12. The Double Helix + Triple Forward Helix

13. The Double Helix + Triple Forward Helix + Double Lobe Piercing

14. The Daith Piercing

15. The Daith + Triple Forward Helix

16. The Daith + Helix

17. The Forward Helix + Anti-Tragus

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The anti-tragus is part of the inner but lower cartilage of the ear right above the lobe.

18. The Auricle Piercing

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The auricle refers to the outer middle part of the ear.

19. The Single Helix + Auricle Piercing

20. The Rook + Tragus Piercing

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Rook piercings are not too painful initially, and they take an average of six months to heal.

[source: Wicked Body Jewelz]

21. The Helix/Scapha Piercing

22. The Arrow Industrial

23. The Snug

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These take around 3-9 months to heal. It can be a painful piercing, depending on how thick the cartilage is in the area.

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24. The Conch

25. Graduated Lobe Piercings

26. Graduated Helix and Rook Piercings

27. Rook + Tragus + Snug

28. SO MUCH GOING ON.

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