A small barbell or a ring can be worn as initial jewellery, and they will need to be worn full time in order to heal properly. If you're the first of your friend group to foray into getting pierced, don't be too surprised if a couple follow suit. Lip and Tongue Piercings Oral piercings such as the lip and the tongue tend to heal very quickly- about two weeks for most tongue piercings and lip piercings before the initial jewellery can be changed down to a smaller size for a more snug fit. That's a real thing that happened. You are less likely to be judged negatively for your facial piercings if you choose to spend your time with extraverted, liberal and open people or those who seek out new and intense experiences. Or that because you have a couple rings and studs in your face, that you're automatically more sexual. It depends on where you get the piercings, the number of piercings and your personality.
Some people just aren't into piercings, and that's OK!
Your face might not be anatomically suited for certain piercings, and that just plain sucks. Definitely remain wary if you work in a conservative environment, though. There are various motivations for why men and women get piercings. That's a real thing that happened. It's a small task but still annoying when you're trying not to mess up a job well done. A standard female face and a standard male face was selected from a digitally created series of facial images. But they're worth it if you want 'em — and parting with them if necessary will be utterly heartbreaking.