Nose piercing: Positions, Types, Jewelry & Aftercare

Placement can be anywhere along the nostril, depending on the preference of the wearer. The most common placement for piercing the nose is through the curve of one of the nostrils. Nostrils, septum and the bridge are the other placements for nose piercing. Some people have multiple nostril piercing, in either or both nostrils.…

Nostril Piercing Placement – PAIN Magazine

Below is a brief excerpt from my book, The Piercing Bible—The Definitive Guide to Safe Body Piercing, with bold emphasis added to highlight a principle that is key for the aesthetic placement of most nostril piercings. Nostril Piercing: Placement. The traditional placement for a nostril piercing is at the crease line on the side of the nose.…