conchLooking to get an conch piercing in Toronto & Vancouver? You can find comfort that all of the piercers at Chronic Ink with come with a wealth of experience and work to standards well above Toronto & Vancouver Public Health guidelines. An immense amount of pride is taken in being one of the “Best Piercing Studios in Toronto & Vancouver” as rated by Blog TO.

Location

A conch piercing involves the ear cartilage being perforated through the innermost shell of the ear, next to the ear canal.

Jewelry

Captive bead rings, circular barbells, labret studs are some options for your to consider. Your piercer will help you discover your favourite piece of jewelry for your piercing at a free consultation. For conch piercings, is not recommended to remove the jewelry for at least 8 to 12  weeks. If you are unsure of how to change the jewelry, or if the piercing is adequately healed, it’s best to consult with your piercer. Only when your conch piercing is completely healed and you are comfortable manipulating the jewelry, should you consider changing the jewelry by yourself.

Healing Process

A conch piercing will take anywhere from 6 to 8 months to fully heal naturally depending on the healing rate of each individual.

Carefully following aftercare, proper placement, and jewelry quality can help reduce healing times. Being indirect, and reducing friction is very important, however, if you are in a position where you need to touch the piercing, your hands and the area around the piercing should be thoroughly cleaned beforehand. T

Caring for your Conch Piercing

Our piercers will always give you appropriate aftercare advice that has been tailored specifically to the placement of your new piercing. It’s important that you follow the advice given by our piercing professionals as improper care can lead to the new piercing eventually becoming rejected by the body or other irritations and infections could incur. Feel free to ask us for more advice on proper piercing aftercare for your conch piercing or any other types of body piercing.

Contact Chronic Ink

If you are considering a new conch piercing or you’re want to discuss how we can help you with any body piercing in Toronto & Vancouver, contact our experienced artists to get started today!