Piercings and Tattoos

Feb
04

Body Modification: Tongue Splitting

Posted by Disha Singh on February 4, 2008

Tongue Splitting is one of the hottest body modification. It is a procedure of cutting the tongue from centre towards the base. Shown above is a photograph of Alan from Indianpolis, Indiana, US. The image shows the bloody scene after tongue bifurcation or tongue splitting. The brave guy did it himself and said, "I had no problems with my split. It was healed within a couple weeks of having it done. I had it cut back further once it was healed, and that time it was also healed very quickly with no complications. There was really no special aftercare that I used for it other than I would for a normal oral piercing... rinse with clean water any time I ate or drank anything, didn't use harsh mouthwashes, avoided spicy/hot foods for a while, and drank a ton of water, etc." Guys don't think that it's an easy process after reading Alan's words because he is a professional in tattoos and body modification field thus knows well the pros and cons of tongue splitting. You need to take

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Nov
25

Careful…Tongue piercing can take your Life!

Posted by Disha Singh on November 25, 2007

(Photo: Piercinghelp.com) Yes, it's true tongue piercing can at times be so dangerous to lead to you to your death-bed as it happened to Kate Donovan, 20, who died at a Boston hospital on Monday. She died of viral meningitis after getting an infection from a tongue piercing. (Source) She developed an infection in the pierced tongue and even antibiotics did'nt seem to help, thus leading to severe headaches. She was hospitalized but unfortunately lost her life. Tongue piercing is a very common trend and apart from being a fashion statement it provides more pleasurable oral sex. The piercing increase sexual stimulation, during fondling females tend to get the most benefits with a tongue ring as the ball of the ring can directly stimulate the clitoris and in males the ball acts as a massage for the movable skin on the shaft of their genital. There are many types of the tongue piercings like surface tongue piercing, tongue web piercing done through the webbing under the tongue a

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