it’s not a phase, mom

Spencer Norman, Staff Writer

While piercings and tattoos are definitely not new trends, the recent inclination of parents encouragement of their teens self-expression has led to an increase in piercings and tattoos at BV.

Even if parents don’t give their teenagers permission to modify their appearance in such dramatic ways, some students will still find a way to achieve their ideal appearance.

This includes receiving stick and poke tattoos or purchasing a piercing gun to give themselves their ideal appearance.