Male Genital Piercings

There are different types of body piercing and every person can choose something from multiple ear piercings, facial piercings, genital piercings and whatever. Male intimate piercing first became popular long time ago in the Rome among gladiators and warriors and later in the court when Prince Albert started the fashion on genital piercing. Nowadays many men go for genital piercing and you may even have no idea that your co-worker or neighbour has it.

Prince Albert is the most well-known type of male genital piercing though there are several more piercings available.

Foreskin piercing is limited to the uncircumcised penis. Multiple as well as single piercing is available in the case of foreskin piercing that is used for sexual enhancement nowadays. Rough sexual activity may lead to the tearing of piercing though not too many complications are involved with it. The healing time for foreskin piercings is 2-4 months and 12ga circular barbells or captive bead rings are recommended jewelry.

Frenum piercing is on the second place for popularity after the Prince Albert piercing. It's almost painless and is available in two variations- the ladder (there are several piercings from the base of the shaft to the top) and the lorum (lower frenum is placed at the base of the shaft near the scrotum). 10ga to 12 ga curved barbells, straight barbells and captive bead rings are recommended jewelry and the healing time usually takes from 2 to 4 months.

Scrotum hafada piercing is relatively painless. The scrotum can be pierced almost anywhere but the placement of the piercing can be easily irritated. There are numerous reasons for this piercing to heal with difficulties. 12 ga to 14ga captive bead rings are recommended.

Prince Albert piercing is the most sexually appealing male piercing that probably makes it the most popular. A needle receiving tube is inserted into the urethra and the needle is started from the outside and fed through out the tube. Reverse Prince Albert piercing is essentially the same but the piece of jewelry circles around the head's top. 10ga circular barbells or captive bead rings are recommended. Prince Albert door knockers and studs are popular nowadays though there is a huge choice of male piercing jewelry available in variety of materials, sizes, styles, shapes and designs.

And the main difficulty with male piercing is probably the time of continence during the first weeks of healing period. There are special recommendations on aftercare and sexual life for each male genital piercing type. But men who have done everything as it's recommended say that it is worth the pleasure you and your partner get with pierced genitals. So, if you or your partner is going to pierce his genitals, you probably should try.