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Statistics About The Least To Most Painful Piercings

The overall consensus is that nipple, genital, and cartilage piercings are considered the most painful, while earlobes and nostrils are among the least painful piercings.

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"23% of people feel that the nose piercing is the least painful piercing."

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"Only around 10% of people find earlobe piercings to be painful."

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"More than 35% of people believe that the belly button piercing is the most painful."

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"According to professional piercers, nipple piercings have a medium pain level."

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"Just over 50% of people rate eyebrow piercings as relatively pain-free."

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"Daith piercings are generally rated a 4/10 on the pain scale, which is on the lower end until compared to other cartilage piercings."

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"Industrial piercings are considered by some to be the most painful, despite being relatively rare; only around 5% of people with piercings have this type."

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"Septum piercings have been rated a 4 out of 10 on the pain scale by around 10% of people."

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"Surveys indicate that at least 70% of people view the tongue piercing as the most painful piercing."

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"Roughly 30% of people rank lip piercings as one of the least painful."

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"Genital Piercings are one of the most painful piercings with more that 80% of people stating so."

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"Around 40% of people find that Helix piercings are painful."

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"5 out of 10 people believe that Conch Piercings are more painful than regular earlobe piercings."

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"Most people rate the pain of nostril piercings around 2 on a scale of 10."

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"The dermal piercing is one of the most painful piercings with a 7 out of 10 rating on the pain scale."

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"Almost 60% of people say that the rook piercing is among the most painful piercings."

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"Around 15% of those who get a medusa piercing express it as the most painful piercing they have had."

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"Around 20% of those who obtained an eyebrow piercing stated pain was brief and bearable, making it one of the least painful piercings."

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"Nearly 40% of people who've had a snug piercing agreed that it's one of the most painful ear piercings."

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