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The reasons why Asgards is the BEST place to get pierced in Canberra and the reason we charge the prices we do!

The reasons why Asgards is the BEST place to get pierced in Canberra and the reason we charge the prices we do!

First of all quality is important to us. We choose to only pierce with ASTM titanium and 14kt gold and white.  The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) is an organization that has industry specific committees to create standards for everything. Body jewelry should meet ASTM standards for human implant (such as ASTM F136 for alloyed titanium), because these materials have been tested and proven safe to be in your body for long periods of time. Other jewelry should be treated as novelty pieces and only be worn for short periods at your own risk. All ASTM jewellery parts are precision...

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Why Asgards Is changing to threadless jewellery.

Why Asgards Is changing to threadless jewellery.

TOP REASONS: *Threadless jwellery is made out of ATSM - titanium ( means its nonallergenic and more durable) * Gems are made with SWAROVSKI crystals and quality synthetic opals * Uses “Snap-together” threadless system (Tops can’t come “unscrewed” so means harder to loose) For example - Normal threaded jewellery can easly come unscrewed from its base and threads can become stripped over time and will need replacing * Jewellery is Guaranteed for life!!.   ATSM-  titanium, it is built to last. Titanium is extremely strong and durable.  ATSM titanium is implant grade which means that it is safe for permanent...

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Piercing Rejection/The Signs/And What To Do.

Piercing Rejection/The Signs/And What To Do.

I often get asked the question, Is my piercing rejecting?  There are a few signs to look out for, but the most common sign is when the distance between the entry and exit holes begins to shrink. Another common sign is when your piercing is feeling sore and itchy and you can start to see the jewellery just under the skin. There is no fix time frame in which these signs may occur. After the first year of having a piercing the chance of rejection is significantly reduced as your body has adjusted.  Piercing introduces a foreign object into your...

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Why cartilage takes so long to heal and what causes cartilage bumps

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Why cartilage takes so long to heal and what causes cartilage bumps

Why is my cartilage piercing taking so long to heal? Why does my cartilage piercing still hurt, it's been 3 months? Why do I have a bump on my ear?  These are the questions I get asked every day! And here is a little bit of information to help everybody understand some of these commonly asked questions . Cartilage is a specialized type of connective tissue. Cartilages are avascular which means they have no blood supply. So, it can easily be imagined that they are always in short of nutrition. So when it comes to a cartilage ear piercing or even...

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Why is my intial jewellery so long/big?

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Why is my intial jewellery so long/big?

Why is the jewelry so long/big? I wanted my jewellery to fit close to my skin and not stick out! You want a small fitted ring ? Or a short crystal stud? Of course you can have it!!! But not yet! The size of your jewellery is very important. The jewellery for a new piercing has to be longer or larger in diameter to allow for swelling and for the piercing to successfully heal. The jewellery for your new piercing has to be big enough to allow for swelling, but not so big that it interferes with the healing process....

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