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Katinca
Katinca

See my vest.... see my vest...
Location: Adelaide - South Australia
Member Since: 9th May 2001
Total posts: 693
Posted:Hey everybody just thought I had to tell a whole bunch of people that I finally got my nose pierced. It has taken me about 7 years to do it, but I finally have it done.Ok, thats all thanks
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Love and Light------------------ ~*~ Katinca ~*~


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Frenzie
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Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia
Member Since: 30th Jan 2001
Total posts: 515
Posted:Woohoo
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Bendy
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Location: Adelaide, SA, Australia
Member Since: 29th Aug 2001
Total posts: 750
Posted:Was it intentional?
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Better not hit yourself in the face with those new staffs - oochy!


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earthdreamer
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Location: NSW, Australia
Member Since: 31st Oct 2001
Total posts: 116
Posted:i bet it's real per-tywhats next Kat?
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Ajay
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Location: Oxford, U.K.
Member Since: 3rd Dec 2001
Total posts: 158
Posted:7 years , my mate said it only took them a couple of minuets to do his
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Peregrine
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Location: Mystic, Ct. USA
Member Since: 12th Jan 2001
Total posts: 428
Posted:they had to do mine twice cuz they couldnt get the stud in the first time, so i had to get a ring instead...free upgrade!wash wash wash wash wash and when you think you're done washing, wash some more (with the anti-bacterial soap) the infected nose thing really sucks. and then all is happy!
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Dom
Dom

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Bristol, UK
Member Since: 19th Dec 2001
Total posts: 3009
Posted:Cool! I know the feeling. I took years for me to get round to getting my first piercing, and it's not even visible!

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xLessThanJakex
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Location: Reading, UK
Member Since: 1st May 2001
Total posts: 155
Posted:I also had to get mine done twice, the first time it closed and the second time she made my nose bleed like hell, i don't think that was supposed to happen
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Cassandra
Cassandra

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Location: Back in Paris... for now !
Member Since: 8th Jun 2001
Total posts: 4224
Posted:any pictures ????
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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:Took me 6 years to get a tattoo. Perhaps we went to the same guy....

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:-Dom- not even visible? Did you get your stomach stapled?

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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SorchaTheFlaming
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Location: Calgary alberta Canada
Member Since: 26th Jun 2001
Total posts: 235
Posted:my mom made me get my nose pierced when i was 14... i find out now that it was only because she wanted it done and thought she was too old.. she has one now too and an eye brow ring... she made us get matching tattoos too.. little pentacles on our ankles and she got a ring of roses around her and i got a ring of fire (it looks like a fire poi) the ring isnt compleatthen she wanted me to get a belly ring her excuse was "well im too fatt and you havea cute tummy" i was like ok then lets go..i just relized how cool my family is.

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Dom
Dom

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Bristol, UK
Member Since: 19th Dec 2001
Total posts: 3009
Posted:Cantus - funny! I mean't not visible in normal, clothes wearing day-to-day situations!

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Neph23
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Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Member Since: 24th Nov 2001
Total posts: 62
Posted:Piercing, Tattoos and fire
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Im quite fond of this tread.. Im getting another tattoo in two weeks
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oohhhh yeah craving the ink...Congrats on the new hole in your body!!! they are always fun.... as stated above. keep em clean or you will cry...


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fluffy napalm fairy
fluffy napalm fairy

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Brum / Dorset / Fairy Land
Member Since: 12th Dec 2001
Total posts: 3638
Posted:I'm getting my nose done as a Christmas present ..... Wahooo! can't wait.
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Does it really hurt loads?


Geologists do it in the dirt................ spank

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Peregrine
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Location: Mystic, Ct. USA
Member Since: 12th Jan 2001
Total posts: 428
Posted:no doesnt hurt much. in fact i was sitting there thinking, hey that wasnt so bad.then i went to get up and passed out. but i did that when i got my last measles/mumps/tetanus shot too so, there you go.Pere

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fluffy napalm fairy
fluffy napalm fairy

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Brum / Dorset / Fairy Land
Member Since: 12th Dec 2001
Total posts: 3638
Posted:maybe not so eager to be pierced anymore

Geologists do it in the dirt................ spank

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Katinca
Katinca

See my vest.... see my vest...
Location: Adelaide - South Australia
Member Since: 9th May 2001
Total posts: 693
Posted:For me it was a little painful, but very very quick. It was over before I could blink. It made my eyes water, but it really didn't hurt that much. And when it did hurt it only hurt for a couple of seconds then it was over.And now that it is about 4 days after I have had it done, it's fine, and it doesn't hurt at all.In fact I think that my ears hurt more when I got them pierced.------------------ ~*~ Katinca ~*~

Love and Light

~*~ Katinca ~*~

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pozee
old hand
Location: san diego
Member Since: 27th Jul 2001
Total posts: 886
Posted:bet you thought you got rid of me...cool stuff lady, i bet it looks good on you

anyone got a light?

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clare
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Location: Perf, australia
Member Since: 10th Nov 2001
Total posts: 82
Posted:heh. i got a conch piercing (my conch pierced?)(its in ya ear) tuesday morning, washed it 4 freaking times a day with saline (coz i infect easily) and yup! saturday night i came out in a full-blown, gross infection. felt yucky all sat-sun (WRECKED my weekend), and try finding a piercer open on sunday. and my ex (who is also an ex-body-piercer) was out of town, so i couldnt call him *pout* my mummy's given me antibiotics. the moral?wash that thing in your nose often, and i suggest using an anti-bac cream to PREVENT infection, rather than waiting for one to surface.

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Neph23
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Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Member Since: 24th Nov 2001
Total posts: 62
Posted:Eeep no cream! Sticky, greasy, goo of any type attracts bad stuff and keeps it around ... even if it is antibacterial it only works for a limited time and then your just collecting ickys... can you get a hold of bacteen??? (I prolly spelled that wrong) any piercing that is on the outer extremities should be cleaned with that.. Its an antibacterial saline solution, it also has a numbing agent in it to kill any pain you might have.. I used the stuff on my libre, ears, and nose and never became infected.. cleaned them about every two hours as well..

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Stu
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Location: London
Member Since: 25th Dec 2001
Total posts: 16
Posted:Good call... will this be the first of many? imho - best to stay away from soap when cleaning, can dry the skin out a bit. Saline/Salt water is the best.A quality piercing site is www.perforations.com Loads of information & well worth a trip to brighton if you're thinking of getting a hole put in you.------------------- Don't think you are, Know you are -

~ Don't think you are, Know you are ~Stu ;)

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SickpuPpy
SickpuPpy

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Location: Denver, Co. U.S.A.
Member Since: 27th Nov 2001
Total posts: 1100
Posted:Neph is on the right track with the bacteen. It works really well, but it has one draw back. It tends to slow the healing time down dramaticly. I dunno why, it just does. Most of my friends use sea salt and distilled water (exept for Neph, apparently). It could be that cleaning your chonch (wow, that sounds kinda dirty
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) four times a day just wasn't enough. Constant vigilance! that's the key.------------------If you love something, set it on fire.


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Cantus
Cantus

Tantamount to fatuity
Location: Down the road
Member Since: 30th Jul 2001
Total posts: 15965
Posted:Damn, I thought we were rid of that meddling Pozee....

"I'll carry this....It's harder to spill a hat" - Chellybean
"...like a rabbit caught in a lighthouse?" - Chellybean

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Insatiable fire-faerie (Angie)
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Location: Dunoon, Argyll, Scotland,U.K
Member Since: 30th Sep 2001
Total posts: 150
Posted:Just a little bit of girlie advice......Try and avoid make up and heavy moisturiser around your nose piercing for a good while. After cleansing.......I use a mixture of boiled water, sea salt and a drop of tea tree oil on a cotton bud, as many times as you can each day. This is really good at keeping infection away. Good luck! Angie x------------------"If you alway do what youve always done, youll always get what youve always got".....by 'someone wiser than me'

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Katinca
Katinca

See my vest.... see my vest...
Location: Adelaide - South Australia
Member Since: 9th May 2001
Total posts: 693
Posted:Well its all going well. Unfortunately Josh has been very giving this month and given me his cold
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But my nose is still fine, and I am using a dilute hydrogen peroxide twice a day, applied with cotton cue tips. That's what the guys suggested that I use.As for make-up no problems there I don't use any of that stuff. I got for the clean and natural glow
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And as for me getting any other piercings I will have to see. But at the moment I will stick to my nose and see how that goes.Thanks for you advice everyone
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Love and Light------------------ ~*~ Katinca ~*~


Love and Light

~*~ Katinca ~*~

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