If you wish to surprise everybody with a really rare type of lip piercing, the dahlia piercing is the thing you are looking for. It is really unusual and will make you stand out in the crowd. It is bold and stylish and rare. Dahlia piercing is also known as dahlia bites inspired from snake bites and joker piercing because it is done on both the corners of the lips. Some people may consider it to be sinister, but fashion has its own inspiration and this is definitely the acme of experimentation. So, go ahead and make a strong fashion statement with joker or dahlia piercing.
Labret studs are the best choice for dahlia piercing. Piecebody brings a large number of labret push in studs for lip/labret piercing made of stainless steel and titanium. This particular threaded labret stud is a cool pick for dahlia piercing. Made from 316l surgical steel labret it is available with 14g and 16g measurements making it an ideal choice for dahlia piercing. Some people also use captive bead rings and curved barbells but a stud looks best on dahlia piercing. You can use retainers to conceal the piercing at your school or office.
Since, it is not a common type of lip piercing many parlors do not practice it. Therefore, you have to put some time and effort into research and finding out a professional piercer who can do it. Once you find such a piercer, get it done quickly. The process is like any other piercing in which the corners of your mouth will be cleaned thoroughly before making the spots with a pen to make sure the holes are made symmetrically. Symmetry is a key here also like snake bite piercing. Then using a sterilized hollow needle piercings will be made and jewelry inserted in them. It might be more painful than other piercings because two piercings are made simultaneously.
Dahlia piercing heals in 12-20 weeks and that too if you follow the aftercare routine properly. Saline solution soak using a cotton ball at least twice a day is important. It is also mandatory to rinse your mouth with warm salt water after every meal. Use a soft bristled toothbrush to brush your teeth and maintain good hygiene generally for speedy healing. Dahlia piercing coats around $70 in selected piercing studios. So, grab your labret and rush to make a fashion statement.