Getting Your Uvula Pierced is the Next Big Thing

By: Tisah Tucknott - Published: Jul 15, 2009   Updated: Aug 11 2011 • References: & xo.typepad
If you thought armpit piercings would hurt, then you haven't seen the pictures from the gallery above yet. These uvula piercings seem to be the most painful piercing experience you could put your body through.

According to a testimonial, clamping down the uvula to have it pierced can take many times. Most of the time, the unusual piercing has a bubble of mucus on it as well.

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