By Molly Snyder Senior Writer Published Apr 29, 2024 at 5:31 PM

As of Tuesday, April 30, Metro Milwaukee is home to its first Rowan Piercing Studio, located at Corners of Brookfield. (More on Rowan below.) Thus, we think it's a t-EAR-iffic time to update our comprehensive guide for all of your ear-, nose-, belly-, chest-, face-piercing needs.

A Hair Salon For Kids, LLC
14023 W. Greenfield Ave., (262) 938-5999
A Hair Salon For Kids has full-service, sanitized ear piercing for children. The licensed piercers use a disposable tool for gentle piercing. Call ahead for pricing and to appointment.

7219 W. Greenfield Ave., (414) 607-4068
Avant-Garde piercers use a disposable needle. Kids of any age are welcome, as long as they are with a parent or guardian with an ID. Parents can recommend two piercers to pierce both ears at once if desired. Call for an appointment and pricing or just walk in. 

Body Ritual
1459 N. Farwell Ave., (414) 273-3777
Body Ritual pierces kids' and adults' with a surgical needle. Parent must be present and show an ID and child's birth certificate. Kids must be at least 16 to get facial piercings. Check the website for pricing and appointment making.

Numerous locations
Kids must be at least 3 months old to get their ears pierced at Claire's. The procedure is done with a pressurized piercing instrument. Parents must present an ID.

Kapow Piercing
4380 S. 76th, (414) 321-1336

Kids must be at least 10 to get their ears pierced at Starship. The piercers at Starship use surgical needles and parents must be present and present an ID. Walk-ins are welcome.

Rowan Piercing Studio
Corners of Brookfield, (347) 835-4289
Rowan is a national chain of piercing studios that only hires pressional nurses. Clients choose between a hand-pressurized instrument or a needle for the procedure. For pricing and to book an appointment, go to the website.

Some tattoo shops offer piercing for adults only, including Atomic Tattoo, Hustling Handz and Speakeasy Tattoo Co



Molly Snyder started writing and publishing her work at the age 10, when her community newspaper printed her poem, "The Unicorn.” Since then, she's expanded beyond the subject of mythical creatures and written in many different mediums but, nearest and dearest to her heart, thousands of articles for OnMilwaukee.

Molly is a regular contributor to FOX6 News and numerous radio stations as well as the co-host of "Dandelions: A Podcast For Women.” She's received five Milwaukee Press Club Awards, served as the Pfister Narrator and is the Wisconsin State Fair’s Celebrity Cream Puff Eating Champion of 2019.