How painful is it to get your ears pierced?
While all piercings hurt, ear piercings are generally among the least painful types of body piercings. Although you’ll certainly feel some pain when your earlobes are pierced, there’s truly nothing to be scared of and you can go into the experience with confidence that the worst of the pain is over within seconds.
Does getting your ears pierced hurt more than a shot?
Yes. For most people, shots are more painful than getting their ears pierced.
What is the most painful part of the ear to get pierced?
How long does it take to get your ears pierced?
Earlobes usually take 6-8 weeks. If you pierce the cartilage on the side of your ear, it can take 4 months to a year. Ask your piercing professional for an estimate.