F A Q’s

What is the best age at which to get my baby’s ears pierced?

There is no medical evidence to support any age restrictions. Whatever the age you decide on, it’s essential that you choose where you have the procedure done carefully. We will pierce your baby’s ears whenever your are comfortable having the procedure done. We have clients from many places around the world and many ethnic groups who traditionally have their babies ears pierced very early. We have many people who have been told by their Doctors to wait until the baby turns 6 months old. Some doctors will advise their clients to have the baby’s ears pierced after the first shot. So it really varies. With over 41 years of experience performing ear piercings for all ages you should expect great results whatever age you decide to have your baby’s ears pierced by us. We pierce ears of all ages, infants are just our specialty.

Is the ear piercing safe?
Yes! Ear piercing is safe.

Does the Ear Piercing Hurt?

Our ear piercing systems are designed to pierce ears virtually pain free. When performed properly, most people feel little or no discomfort. Infants sometimes cry for a very short time. Similar to the way they cry when they get immunization shots at the Doctor’s office.

Can The Piercing Earrings Be Used For Everyday Wear?
Yes! Many parents choose to use our earrings for everyday wear because they are 24K gold. They feel safe that it will not produce allergies with long term wear. We do sell our earring for everyday wear as well.  Simply give us a call and we will make arrangements to buy the earrings.

How Long Does It Take For The Ears To Heal?

A minimum of 6-8 weeks for pierced ear lobes and 12 weeks
for ear cartilage piercings. We suggest for infants to leave the earrings in the ears for at least 8 weeks. Also you must keep earrings in the ears continuously for at least a year or the holes will close

WHAT CAN I DO TO HELP THE EARS HEAL?

Clean the pierced area(s) with an Ear Care Solution twice a day. Avoid touching the piercings whenever possible. Follow the instructions on the bottle.

Can I bring my own earrings?
No. Our earrings are 24K gold which promotes quick healing. Our earrings are sterile, they are made especially for ear piercing instrument. In order to reduce the risk of infection and nickel allergy, we only use our medically nickel-free sterile 24K gold earrings.

How much does it cost?

For most areas within Philadelphia the price starts at $45.00. It depends on your zip code.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept cash, credit cards, and debit cards.

How can I schedule an appointment to have one of your Nurses to come to my home.

The best and most convenient way to make an appointment is to book your appointment online. You will find a link to book your appointment online on every page of our website. If you have any problems booking online, you can call us. If, for some reason we are unable to answer the phone, leave a message we will get right back to to you. We check voice mail often.