30 Photos Of Real Conch Piercings That Will Make You Want To Get One Immediately

A woman with piercings (including a conch piercing) lying down on the grass
Unsplash / Senjuti Kundu

Johnny Depp once famously said, “My body is my journal, and my tattoos are my story.” You could say the same thing about piercings, which are more customizable than you might think.

Conch piercings are the perforation of the cartilage of the ear, which can consist of the inner or outer part. You can pierce them with studs, rings, or even cute decals — seriously, you’re going to want to check out these amazing looks.

1. You can go with a classy bejeweled look

2. Or a super minimalistic (but super badass) look

3. Seriously, try to tell me this isn’t something a completely show-stopping look

4. This conch piercing looks so effortlessly cool

5. This super hip piercing set could make any outfit look boho chic

6. Now I want a piercing that matches my hair

https://www.instagram.com/p/BhHbppZgGOK/?tagged=conchpiercing

7. Or, you know, just a piercing that looks cool with my hair regardless

8. I’m personally obsessed with the simplicity of this look

9. And hey, conch piercings look great on guys, too

10. Get colorful and creative

11. I swear choosing the right piercings is an artform

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg-fnHaFRwL/?tagged=conchpiercing

12. “Magical, magical, you are so magical”

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg9c37Chnfs/?tagged=conchpiercing

13. Hey, conch piercings can be cutesy too!

https://www.instagram.com/p/BhCaoewhqZj/?tagged=conchpiercing

14. I’m seriously hypnotized

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg__on1nkOl/?tagged=conchpiercing

15. Um, okay: 😍

16. Pretty badass, isn’t it?

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg9n9J7nszz/?tagged=conchpiercing

17. They’re so subtle, yet so awesome

18. Am I the only one who’s obsessed with the rings?

19. The moon and the stars

20. If you have multiple piercings, you can even get cool matching pieces like this

21. This dagger is cool af

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg4DOKEDe19/?tagged=conchpiercing

22. But also, this heart is ADORABLE

23. It works with every aesthetic

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg3_Yz3lIbG/?tagged=conchpiercing

24. Seriously, get as colorful and weird as you want

25. Express yo’self

26. Or keep it subtle, if that’s what you prefer

27. Or better yet, personalize it

28. I’m obsessed with this teal look tbh

29. I mean, the spider is a bit much, but the piercings are dope

30. And don’t be afraid to get a little extra

BRB, gotta go get some new piercings now. Thought Catalog Logo Mark

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