The debate over modification has been one for ages between parents and teenagers. Teenagers feel as if they should be able to do what they want with their bodies, but parents have the final say when it comes to their children modifying their appearances. Many laws have been put in place to protect the rights of the parents and also to keep young children safe. Not everyone who pierces is a professional and they can be put in danger. So young children dont think of it as a punishment but perhaps looking out for your best interest. In many states it is illegal to piercer a minor with out the consent of a parent or guardian of that child. There are a few states that do not have any laws regulating piercing or tattoo ages, but it most states it is illegal to get a piercing or tattoo without parental consent. So young ones what is the alternative? Have you seen Willow Smith rocking her fake tongue ring? Well thats just the alternative find non piercing body jewelry and you can have the look of almost any piercing. If you want a belly ring one day, or septum the next our collection on non piercing jewelry is great for minors and for those who do not want to commit to a body piercing. So don’t get down and out about not being old enough to get a piercing and rock a non-piercing piece of jewelry in the spot that you want your piercing.