Refinery29: Everything You Want To Know About Nipple Piercings (& We Mean Everything)

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Everyone has an opinion on nipple piercings. Maybe you have one of your own. Maybe you want one. Maybe the thought makes you want to cross your arms and protect your breasts at all costs. Or maybe, like us, you just have a voyeuristic fascination with the whole thing.

The nipple piercing trend is currently having a big moment, thanks to celebs like Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid, Rihanna, Amber Rose, and Kristen Stewart — all rumored to have it — but given the nature, it’s difficult to get a handle on just how popular it is.

Still, celebrity piercer Brian Keith Thompson of Body Electric tells us, “I’ve pierced cardiac surgeons’, OB/GYN’s, and professional's nipples in every field you can imagine." Thompson is a piercer to stars like Beyonce, Jessica Alba, FKA Twigs, and more, which makes him the perfect person to answer our every last questions on the subject... READ MORE