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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
LBCC Viking News Interview with New Flower Studio Piercers
New Flower piercers in Long Beach sat down with Katherine Miller to talk about how COVID19 affected business.
Body Art and Covid19 Health Orders in California
We’re trying to find out what conditions are required by the city of Long Beach and state of California for services under the mask to resume.
Regional Stay at Home Ending
This post clarifies the announcements by the state of California and city of Long Beach regarding the reopening of body art studios.
Downsizing a Piercing and Upgrading the Jewelry
The services discussed in this post were provided when our staff was legally permitted to work. The image above features a Conch piercing done by New Flower’s Squeeze. It’s not often we pierce anything with rings in the modern world of body piercing. Especially Conch piercings, the initial ring needs to be significantly larger than […]
The State of California has Once Again Closed Body Art Studios
The state has officially closed body art studios like piercing and tattooing, for the third time since March.
Body Piercing and Tattoo Studios in Long Beach Required to Close Again
Once again, COVID19 statistics have exceeded the established limits set by the state, county, and city health departments. As expected by most of us in the body art industry, we’ve been shut down again by the health department. At the time of this post*, on December 6, 2020, the new order to close seems to […]
Customer Etiquette in Body Art Studios for COVID19
Public Health orders prohibit services under the mask in body piercing studios. Many customers are refusing to accept this during the pandemic.