As/Is·Posted on Apr 26, 201929 Insanely Cool Ear Piercing Ideas That'll Have You Rolling Up To Claire's ASAPThe ear upgrade you never knew you needed.by Peggy WangBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Tragus + Double Flat instagram.com / Via Identity Body Piercing The tragus is that little inner ear flap. Tragus piercings take about 3-9 months to heal and rate pretty average on the pain tolerance scale. 2. Quadruple Piercing + Daith instagram.com / Via J. Colby Smith 3. The Double Piercing o-o-o-o-o-o-o.com Gestalt makes cool, minimalist earring designs specifically for those with double piercings. 4. The Daith Hoop broadstreetstudio.co.uk 5. The Daith Hoop + Forward Helix View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 6. Opal and Gold Multi-Piercing instagram.com / Via Yumono Design 7. Semi-Dangly Earrings Combo instagram.com / Via J Colby Smith That SOMEHOW still manages to feel not too busy. 8. The Inner and Outer Conch ninemoonspiercing.com 9. The Double Helix + Lobe instagram.com / Via Nine Moons Piercing 10. The Tragus + Triple Lobe jcolbysmith.com 11. The Tragus + Quadruple Lobe piercing-bodymod.tumblr.com 12. The Tiny Flat View this photo on Instagram instagram.com It's that upper flat part of the ear. 13. Behind the Ear yelp.com 14. The Helix + Forward Helix pinterest.com 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] 15. The Triple Forward Helix thatleoguy.com 16. The Double Helix + Triple Forward Helix + Double Lobe Piercing pinterest.com 17. The Daith + Helix knoxvillepiercing.wordpress.com 18. The Conch Wrap-Around instagram.com A chain can be a way more comfortable option than a hoop. 19. The Low Helix + Rook View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 20. The Forward Helix + Anti-Tragus beckybedbug.com The anti-tragus is part of the inner but lower cartilage of the ear right above the lobe. 21. The Auricle Piercing musingsofamoonchild.blogspot.com The auricle refers to the outer middle part of the ear. 22. The Rook + Tragus Piercing piercingtime.com Rook piercings are not too painful initially, and they take an average of six months to heal.[source: Wicked Body Jewelz] 23. The Helix/Scapha Piercing wickedbodyjewelz.com 24. The Snug wickedbodyjewelz.com These take around 3-9 months to heal. It can be a painful piercing, depending on how thick the cartilage is in the area.[source: Wicked Body Jewelz] 25. The Conch View this photo on Instagram instagram.com The conch area takes about six months to heal, and is typically protected by the outer ear, so irritation is less frequent.[source: Wicked Body Jewelz] 26. Graduated Lobe Piercings raleighwrites.com 27. Rook + Tragus + Snug jcolbysmith.com 28. Tiny Double Lobe yelp.com 29. SO MUCH GOING ON. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Here we have an earcuff, one helix, one snug, and one tragus, along with a triple lobe piercing. Phew. Yet it all comes together to create a harmonious put-together look, thanks to the daintiness of the earrings.