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Point #65: The Latin-American Body Piercing Association (LBP)

By the Latin American Body Piercing Association Editor’s note: The history and growth of the APP’s outreach work in Mexico has been included in The Point many times before. Alicia Cardenas’ initial outreach in December of 2003, when she was […]

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Point #65: How Are You Preparing for Conference?

By April Berardi and Julie Taylor

Let’s face it: Conference can be expensive and time-consuming. But if money is

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Point #65: A Client’s Guide to Jewelry Sizing

By James Weber Infinite Body Piercing

Editor’s note: This article was written with clients considering stretching in mind, and was reprinted with permission from

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Point #65: Changing Myself While Changing Others

By Jezebel Voulé TRX

What has been your favorite piercing moment? It is a question that has haunted me since the first time I was

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Point #65: From the Editor

By Kimberly Zapata The Point Editor

As 2013 draws to close, I—like most—have been reflecting on the year as a whole. When I consider 2013

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Point #65: The Piercing Password, Daith

 By Jef Saunders Rockstar Body Piercing

Few people are aware of what a shibboleth is, but they are familiar with one very famous one: Lollapalooza. Lollapalooza,

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Point #65: President’s Corner


Point #65: International Suspension Alliance (ISA)

By Paul King APP Treasurer

In the summer of 2012 Allen Falkner contacted me, requesting help from the APP for a member of the suspension

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Point #65: APHA Conference 2013 – Boston, Massachusetts

By Jef Saunders Rockstar Body Piercing

The 141st American Public Health Association (APHA) meeting was held in Boston, running November 2-6, 2013. More than 12,000

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Point #63: Making Piercing Viral – Social Media Dos & Don’ts

By Julie Taylor and April Berardi, with support from the Outreach Committee

To find out how piercers can use social media effectively,

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