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Collection Four: Celebrities With Curated Ears
We’ve done it, we’ve finally hit the halfway point of our “Celebrities with Curated Ears” collection…are you feeling inspired yet? This week’s celeb is the one and only Zoë Kravitz! Zoë is not only an actress, singer, and model she’s...
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Collection Three: Celebrities With Curated Ears
This week for part 3 of our celebrities with curated ears we’ll be checking out Ashley Graham and all her ear piercings, and trust us, she has a lot! Now if you don’t know who Ashley Graham, don’t worry we’ve...
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Collection One: Celebrities With Curated Ears
Whenever we need inspiration, whether it be for makeup, outfits or hairstyles we turn to our favourite celebs and influencers. From tossing up between a new bold lip or taking the plunge into finally getting that fringe we find ourselves...
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Q&A With Ellie - Curated Ears
The in's and out's of Curated Ear! Read on to learn all you need to know about this trend. 
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The Average Healing Time By Piercing Type
When you get a new piercing, one of the first things you think walking out of the studio to show it off to friends and family is about how long it’ll take to heal. All piercings involve some level of...
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Collection Two: Celebrities With Curated Ears
Another week, another celebrity and their curated ears, and for this week we’ll be talking all things Beyonce (a.k.a Queen B). Although we have no doubt in our mind that Beyonce needs no introduction, we’ll give one anyway…just in case....
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Helix Piercings 101
If you’ve found yourself here we can only assume you’re considering getting a helix piercing and to be honest we don’t blame you, the curated ear look is so in at the moment! But we also know the process can...
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4 Reasons Why Sterling Silver Should Be Part of Your Collection
Sterling silver has been around for what seems like forever, dating back to 4000BCE all the way to today. Yet year after year, runways during fashion week all over the world still feature sterling silver jewellery with their looks. So...
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Upgradable piercing jewellery to get the look you want – instantly
Have you ever gone to get a cartilage piercing only to find out that you can’t have that pretty piece you want right now? Instead, you have to rock the standard barbell for the first few months. Well, the team...
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What’s Your Style – Silver, Rose Gold or Gold?
While there is no hard and fast rule that skin tone and jewellery must match, the same piece of jewellery can look entirely different on one person to another. If you are uncertain, here are some clues that can help...
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The Most Pierced Celebrities in Hollywood
Piercings are certainly a different art form compared to tattooing and involve an aesthetic eye. Celebrities tend to be advocates of new fashion trends and often commit to trends that go out of style. Body piercings like the belly button...
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Curated Ears – The Latest Trend!
Forget one piercing, decking out your entire ear is the in thing to do and boy do we love it! Ear piercings may seem like the tamest and most predictable body modifications. However, the new trend of multiple piercings has...
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Nipple Piercing and Breastfeeding
If you have pierced nipples and you’re planning to breastfeed your baby then you might worry that this won’t be possible. The good news is that in most cases, a piercing won’t affect your ability to breastfeed. In some cases,...
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Ear stretching – what is it? Should you do it and how long will it take?
Ear stretching has been practised by tribal cultures, including the Amazon’s Huaorani and the Maasai from Kenya, for centuries. In the modern day, it is popular in western cultures as a symbol of subculture and fashion trend. The hole width...
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Afterpay – A Great Way to Spread the Cost of your SkinKandy Goodies
Why pay in full when you can split the payment over four equal fortnightly instalments- for no extra cost!! SkinKandy has recently jumped on board the afterpay train! Afterpay allows you to enjoy a shopping experience without paying upfront. Afterpay...
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What Should I Look for When Choosing a Piercing Shop?
Getting a piercing is generally for aesthetics or personal expression, but it all starts with something more like a medical procedure. You’re putting your trust in someone who’s about to use equipment to make a hole in your skin. Now...
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Why Come to SkinKandy?
There are loads of reasons why you should come to SkinKandy when you’re thinking about getting a piercing. Getting a piercing is a commitment, one that will last for years or a lifetime, so we want to make sure that...
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How old do you have to be to get pierced?
What Type of Piercing Can You Have? Here at Skinkandy we take our responsibilities towards our clients and to society very seriously indeed. When it comes to safety and consent, we don’t just err on the side of caution, we...
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Breast Cancer Awareness
The girls. The headlamps. Your pillows. Your breasts. They first made themselves known when you were around 11. Itching, showing up under your teeshirt and embarrassing you at the pool if you had a younger brother who loved to point...
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