Author: The collective

Once assimilated into the Borg we began to think as one. Using our accumulated knowledge base and acquired experience to enlighten and inform :)

COMPETITION TIME

  Its been a while since we had a competition and we are looking to learn how to improve our services to you,    We are giving away 10 prizes…   including a FREE PIERCING service 3 pairs of NAGA Body Jewelry hand made plugs   To enter you need to like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram,…

Conference time again

It gives us great pleasure to announce that we are attending the annual UKAPP educational piercing conference, held in September.

This provides us a fantastic learning opportunity but unfortunately  means we will closing early, 4pm, on Saturday 16th and closed on the Monday 18th September.

We will be returning to normal on Wednesday 20th all bright eyed and bushy tailed and with heads filled with knowledge and pockets full of new shiny jewellery!

 

CLOSING EARLY 4pm Saturday 16th Sept

CLOSED Monday 18th Sept

 

Always learning

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As many of you already know that myself (Nici) and Seb are board members of the UKAPP. That means occasionally having to nip away from the studio to promote a better industry through education. This year we are organizing a two day training and educational seminar event in Birmingham and it will keep us buy over a few days in September.


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Followed the same week by our regular trip across to Germany for the four day long educational event hosted by BMX.NET As many of you understand this is a massive resource for us and all piercers who wish to keep up to date with education and standards.


The lovely Amy will be holding down the fort and helping with jewellery chances, sales and bookings while we are away. But its still best to make the days in your diary if you want pierced both piercers will be away

 

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OFF TO CONFERENCE!

Its that time of year again when we take the opportunity to expand out knowledge.

This year I have the pleasure in announcing that I won the AD Scholarship to the APP conference in Vegas where I will be representing the UK piercing industry for the UKAPP13592813_1254713047874779_3450645977338330434_n

Not only will there be amazing piercer networking opportunities and a wonderful chance to learn at dedicated seminars but also a huge amount of jewellery to invest in for the store. So expect lots of photos soon of new stock!

So, there will be away from the studio: Monday 18th July – Thursday 4th August

Conference

Ever year Nici heads off to Germany for a week to attend a piercing and modification conference in Germany. Subjects vary greatly from aseptic technique to lobe reconstruction and speakers come from around the world. Names like Sampa Von Cyborg, Elaine Angel and Steve Haworth regularly give lectures. As you can understand this is a fantastic opportunity. So this year…

Over 18’s Nipple policy

We are changing our age of consent for nipple piercings from 16 years to 18 years. Please keep in mind that these age requirements are specific to Blue Lotus Body Piercing and our years of experience have dictated these moral/ethical decisions. We are constantly trying to improve our standards and are now working in line with the standards set by…

Internal & External threading

If you don’t already know that internally threaded jewelry is the best choice for your initial piercing you’ve possibly had your head buried in the sand or been on a long holiday to the moon. Big organizations like the Association of Professional Piercers (APP) and companies like Industrial Strength shout about it all the time because they take great pride…

I few months back, the lovely Mr Akeem Favor called by the shop after discovering our website was advertising scarification. He had a University paper to write and had chose the subject of body marking. This charming anthropologist won our hearts and we permitted him an interview.

You can read the short article here:

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