Peircings - page 3
HI I was wondering what every one thought of the idea of peircings in the nursing proffession. I've never really seen a nurse with a facial peircing. I start my clinicals in the fall, and curantly... Read More
Apr 26, '04Occupation: Staff Nurse; Now Rstricted Duty Specialty: Psych, Med/Surg, Home Health, Oncology ; Joined: Oct '03; Posts: 3,014; Likes: 346Sorry, but I think anything but ear piercing is terribly unprofessional!
I also think tatoos should be covered.
Apr 26, '04Occupation: LPN in LTC Joined: Sep '02; Posts: 600; Likes: 9I have my navel peirced, 2 in one ear and 3 in the other. The first place I walked into to get my navel done had a sign hanging up that said "if you wash it, we can peirce it". they even had a photo album of what they have peirced- it was then that i realized I lead a very sheltered life!! Needless to say, I didnt get my peircing there, the place i went to was actually a clinic like setting, and after I Informed them I was a nurse and checked out how they steralize everything, then I got it done!! I have never had a problem with it and have had it about 5 years.