Welcome to our new series, Piercing Body Jewelry
. Over the coming weeks, we're going to be bringing you the details of every type of piercing you could want. By the end, you'll know your tragus from your conch, and you may have even been persuaded into taking the plunge. Because look at those jewellery-adorned earsâ€”it's tempting right?
The rook piercing is one of the less usual inner-ear piercings. The tragus and the daith tend to be more popular choices, but who wants to look the same as everyone else? Plus, the rook diamond body piercing jewelry
piercing is versatile you can choose either a bar or hoop, unlike the daith, which is better suited to a hoop.
No piercing is pain-free, but we wanted to find out how painful the rook is, how long it takes to heal and whether it will suit you, so we called on London-based piercer Rhianna Jones, who is based at tattoo parlour The Circle in Soho. Keep scrolling for her expert take on this beautiful niche tongue ring retainer