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How much does a nose piercing cost?

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Nose piercing has two costs: one for the piercing procedure and one for the jewelry. Piercing your nose often costs less than other body parts, like nipples or genitals. Nose rings made of expensive metals will cost more.

SOURCES:

American Family Physician : “Complications of Body Piercing.”

Journal of Infection and Public Health : “Infective complications of tattooing and skin piercing.”

Cases JournalStaphylococcus aureus endocarditis : “Complication of nasal piercing by : a case report and a review of literature.”

American Academy of Pediatrics: “Body Piercing, Teens & Potential Health Risks: AAP Report Explained.”

Mayo Clinic: “Piercings: How to prevent complications.”

DermNet NZ: “Body piercing.”

Center for Young Women’s Health: “Body piercing.”

Government of South Australia: “Body Piercing -- Know the Risks.”

Victoria State Government: “Piercings.”

Association of Professional Piercers: “Aftercare.”

National Health Service: “Body piercing.”

TeensHealth from Nemours: “Body Piercing (for Teens).”

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on June 13, 2019

SOURCES:

American Family Physician : “Complications of Body Piercing.”

Journal of Infection and Public Health : “Infective complications of tattooing and skin piercing.”

Cases JournalStaphylococcus aureus endocarditis : “Complication of nasal piercing by : a case report and a review of literature.”

American Academy of Pediatrics: “Body Piercing, Teens & Potential Health Risks: AAP Report Explained.”

Mayo Clinic: “Piercings: How to prevent complications.”

DermNet NZ: “Body piercing.”

Center for Young Women’s Health: “Body piercing.”

Government of South Australia: “Body Piercing -- Know the Risks.”

Victoria State Government: “Piercings.”

Association of Professional Piercers: “Aftercare.”

National Health Service: “Body piercing.”

TeensHealth from Nemours: “Body Piercing (for Teens).”

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on June 13, 2019

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