10 Years of Piercing in Long Beach

As we celebrate 10 years of piercing in Long Beach, California, we really celebrate this piercing journey that we’re on with so many wonderful people who have shared time and space with us. Below is only a small sample of images of the many people who’ve contributed to New Flower and some early images of […]

John Johnson Has Returned to Piercing Black Raven Tattoo in Torrance

After a 22 month pause in piercing services, we’re thrilled to announce that New Flower is once again offering body piercing services to adults 18+ at Black Raven Tattoo at 1313 Sartori Ave. in downtown Torrance. The COVID shutdowns that began in March of 2019 have kept our piercer John Johnson at New Flower Studio […]

Rest in Piece Dave Kelso

It seems too soon to restart the grieving process, but we must. On January 7th, 2022 the body piercing community lost yet another of its beloved members. Dave Kelso from Evolved Body Arts in Columbus passed away leaving us all shocked and saddened. Dave was a member of the Association of Professional Piercers volunteer staff […]

Tightening Body Jewelry

Tightening your threaded body jewelry is an important part of maintaining your piercings. At New Flower Studio in Long Beach, California we sell the internally threaded barbells commonly placed in navel piercings (belly button) and nipple piercings. Whether you’re wearing internally threaded barbells or the externally threaded style, tightening them regularly is necessary. Since the […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Body Piercing

Here are a few important things to know about visiting our piercing studio in Long Beach, California. We appreciate your interest in piercing and our studio. We do not piercing minors. We are 18+ only. We are strongly encouraging appointments scheduled online. This includes all sales and services. If you wish to buy a piece of jewelry […]

Body Piercing Safety

Safety is important in body piercing. We comply with OSHA standards to protect our staff and local environmental health regulations to protect you. Many piercing studios and piercers work differently so your experiences will vary as you get pierced at other places. However, there are some common precautions all studios should implement. Below is a […]

2022 Horoscope for Body Piercing

New Flower Studio body piercing in Long Beach, California produces a monthly newsletter with thousands of subscribers. Each month we deliver content regarding what’s happening in our studio, our industry, and our community. If you love reading about constellation piercings, migraine relief, piercing bumps, and all new piercing trends, our email is something you’ll love. […]

Rest in Peace Alicia Cardenas

We must once again make the unfortunate announcement of the passing of one of our industry family members. Alicia Cardenas, owner of Sol Tribe, was one of the victims, along with studio manager Alyssa Maldonado, of the December 27th mass shooting in Denver. Alyssa’s husband James Maldonado was also shot, but survived. Many of the […]

Upcoming COVID Updates in California

Tuesday, June 15th is a big day for those of us in California. The tier system used for guidance during this COVID19 pandemic will officially disappear. This has everyone excited, however, many still don’t realize that counties, and some cities like Long Beach, in California may still enforce their own established health orders. The state […]