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General Reopening Protocols for Long Beach

New Flower Studio Body Piercing

Robert Garcia, the mayor of Long Beach, is expected to reveal today whether or not body art, like body piercing and tattooing, will be allowed to reopen on Friday, June 19th, or whether or not our closures will be sustained.

Below you can see 7 pages released by the city of Long Beach regarding operating protocols for businesses that have opened. These protocols are not specific to body piercing or tattooing. Every industry has it’s own unique practices and available technology. The standards below should not be considered complete and we encourage each Long Beach business to exceed these standards whenever possible.

Scroll down to the bottom of the page to see a link to download this document. To see the state’s guidelines specific to body art click here.

Use the link below to download the PDF version of the above 7 pages.

John Johnson
John Johnson is a professional body piercer and owner of New Flower Studio body piercing in Long Beach, CA. He's also a Red Cross instructor and authorized OSHA trainer who provides Bloodborne Pathogens Standard Training on behalf of the Association of Professional Piercers (APP). He manages the online education platform for the APP and is a member of BAEA, AFDO, NEHA, and APP body art and legislation committees. amazon coffee canister