is a California-based, international non-profit organization dedicated to the dissemination of vital health and safety information about body piercing to piercers, health care professionals, legislators, and the general public. Association of Professional Piercers
You can find the closest APP member by searching via zip code or city in the
locate a member feature. If you are having a problem with your piercing:
Please consult with your piercer or
local APP member, or a piercing friendly physician, or email Chris Glunt Medical Director, if a local piercer is not available.
21st Annual Conference 2016 Dates Announced!
July 24 — July 29, 2016, Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino – save the date!
#APP2016 #APPconference2016 #APPsafepiercing
Conference 2015 was June 7 — June 12, 2015, Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino
BVLA Raffle winners announced!
Thanks to for their generous donation to our #app2015 raffle BVLA
The Administrator will be out of the office from August 26th – September 2nd; returning to work on the 3rd. They will also be out of the office on Labor Day, September 7th and September 23rd & 24th.
Orders paid via PayPal during this time period will be processed. Phone calls will be responded to but may be delayed.
Please use the contact information in the
contact section to reach any of our board members if you are unable to wait until September 3rd for a response.
questions regarding an order – please either call the office or email Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are having
trouble with your piercing – please contact your piercer, an APP member near you, or email Chris Glunt Medical Director, if a local piercer is not available.
Aftercare information can be found in the Piercing section
Piercing Health and Safety Information