Piercing tapers are created specially for stretching your piercing opening to the desired size step by step. We know that a piercing process of making a large gauge at one step is very painful and is not so safe. By the way the thickest needle used in piercing is only 10 gauge. And a taper is a perfect solution. It's better to stretch the opening for 1 gauge size in a month. You chose the gauge size of the taper according to the size you want to have. Don't hurry and let the piercing place heal after each stretching. Use tapers reasonably. There are a lot of various tapers beginning with 00 gauge to 18 gauge available in the market. Curved tapers, steel hole expanders, gleam tapers and many others are always on your disposal. You'll see the results of your stretching and enjoy it if you'll do everything step by step. Think not only about your beauty but about your health!