What is “Chastity Piercing”?
Chastity piercing is a variation of body piercing that is done to preserve the chastity of the wearer and restrict sexual activity.
Piercing the female genitalia as a means to make a woman stay pure or chaste has been practiced by both the earlier and modern civilization. In some cultures and areas around the globe, chastity piercing is done as part of their community’s tradition. Often times, when the genitals of young women are pierced, it is done so without the use of anesthesia or pain killers.
The scenario is a lot different in BDSM chastity piercing. The process is significantly less elaborate and will not lead to the permanent mutilation of the female genitalia.
The practice of chastity piercing varies between men and women. Female chastity piercing is done through placing a ring over the labia or the clitoris. The ring prevents the penis, fingers, or sex toys from penetrating the vagina. It likewise blocks clitoral stimulation.
Male chastity piercing is achieved through puncturing the penis to create a space or hole where a lock can be hanged. The lock prevents the male from having an erection. Another way male chastity piercing is done is by piercing the foreskin.
Dos, Don’ts & Tips
- Proper care and hygiene are necessary in order to keep the genitals from being infected or seriously injured.
- Getting a chastity piercing from a licensed professional is more ideal because this ensures that the tools used are clean and sanitized. It likewise secures the safety of the person whose genitals will be pierced.
- Piercing the genitals to make the submissive partner chaste is a stricter form of chastity play.
- Unless prior knowledge, experience, consent and precaution is exercised, chastity piercing should not be implemented.
Related Practices & Fetishes
Using cock cages or chastity toys on male subs is a less invasive way to take part in chastity play. Some custom cock cages also include slots for chastity piercings to be incorporated. A Dom can be a Key Holder for longer types of chastity play. Humiliating and degrading a sub with a cock cage publicly in a dungeon is often done by other Doms and Tops as well.