I've many piercings and most didn't bother me too much besides my tongue and not being able to eat and all of that. I'm nervous to get a tattoo because once you start you've to finish or you'll have a half done piece of crap on you forever. Which hurt worse tattoos or piercings.
- Tattoos hurt worseVote A
- Piercings hurt worseVote B
- It depends on the personVote C
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So I think there are different types of pain. I've had my industrial, belly button, and done my own lip and nose... all of those are a sharp quick pain followed by a dull ache.
Tattoo pain is, I've said this before, like scraping something sharp against a bad sunburn. It's a skin deep.
On a 0 to 10 scale where:
I'd put a piercing at a 5 as it initially goes through the skin and a tattoo at a 3.2