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That's how many ears we've pierced over the past 20 years at more than 3,000 Claires around the world.

Frequently Asked Questions


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NEW and Exclusive Rapid Aftercare Lotion

3 week application now available exclusively at Claire's

This brand new aftercare system is exclusive to Claire’s and is currently only available in UK but coming to the rest of Europe very soon!

Tell me about Rapid lotion…

Results & Reduced Application

Get results FAST! Rapid lotion will reduce application time to only 3 weeks for lobes and 8 weeks for cartilage. Perfect for anyone with special occasions or back to school approaching

Advanced Aftercare

Rapid is packed with additional benefits:

  • Cleanse the piercing site, reduces risk of infection and actively kills 99.99% of germs
  • Antimicrobial properties which can disinfect the skin
  • Skin friendly formulation, skin neutral pH which promotes healthy tissue

Premium Product

Rapid lotion has so many great aftercare benefits, it is EXCLUSIVE to Claire's and not available at any other ear piercing retailer

Innovative Technology

Rapid lotion is made using innovative Hypochlorite technology. Hypochlorite is used in higher concentrations for infection control in hospitals

Decision time

With all these benefits rolled into one product, why not choose Rapid Lotion?!

Your local in store team will be delighted to tell you more about this exciting new technology made available exclusively from Claire’s.

NEW! Nose Piercing

Nose piercing is now available in 27 stores* throughout the UK and the Republic of Ireland. This service can only be offered to customers aged 16 or over. If you are aged between 16 and 18 years of age you will need a parent or legal guardian consent.

There are 4 titanium styles available in various colour: Aqua, Clear, Blue Zircon and Clear with a champagne gold titanium setting.

*Cribbs Causeway Bristol, Bullring Birmingham, Bull Street Birmingham, Yardley Swan Centre Birmingham, Blanchardstown Dublin, Dundrum Dublin, Coventry Broadgate, Mahon Point Cork, St Patrick St Cork, Bristol Cabot circus, Eyre Square Galway Ireland, Northampton, Huddersfield, Colchester, Derby, Croydon, Wolverhampton, West Bromwich, Walsall, Tamworth, Sutton Coldfield, Solihull, Redditch, Merry Hill, Lichfield, Kidderminster.

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After Care

To make sure your piercing heals perfectly, use our Ear Care guide

As part of your Claire’s Ear Piercing Starter Kit, you will receive a large bottle of Claire’s Ear Care Lotion. This gentle lotion has been specially formulated to help with healing newly pierced ears without stinging, burning or irritating.

You may choose to upgrade your starter kit and purchase our brand new aftercare system, exclusive to Claire’s: Rapid after-care lotion. Claire’s NEW and EXCLUSIVE Rapid 3 Week Aftercare Lotion has a skin neutral pH with anti-microbial properties, which look after your skin, keeping it healthy while protecting and reducing the risk of infection. With a reduced application time of only 3 weeks, you can start to change your earrings sooner!

  • The Do's & Dont's

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  • How do I care for my nose piercing?