Q: When do you have piercers available?
A: 7 days a week from open until close.
Q: What material is the jewelry you pierce with?
A: Plain jewelry is 316lvm steel, gem jewelry is ASTM F-136 Titanium.
Q: Can I bring in my own jewelry to be pierced with?
A: No, we can only pierce with our own sterilized jewelry. However, the cost of the piercing does include the jewelry and tax is not applied to a piercing service.
Q: How experienced are your piercers?
A: Julia has been piercing since 2013, Dawn has been piercing since 2002, so they have performed about 20,000 piercings between the two of them.
Q: Is Metro a chain?
A: Metro is a small business with local owners.
Q: If I'm under 18 can someone other than my parent sign for me to get a piercing?
A: If another adult has current Power of Attorney over you and also has written permission from your parent then yes, that person can sign for you to get pierced.
Q: Do you sell anything other than body jewelry?
A: We carry men's and women's clothing, makeup, incense, smoking accessories, stainless steel jewelry, wigs, tights, pasties, necklaces, earrings, and more.
Q: What forms of payment do you accept?
A: Cash, Debit, Visa, MasterCard, American Express.
Q: Can you pierce me with something clear, so I can hide my piercing during the healing period?
A: Unfortunately no. The one facial piercing that can be hidden during the healing period is the Septum, it's a good option for a secret piercing.
Q: Are you open Holidays?
A: We are open every holiday except Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter, with shortened hours on Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve, and July 4th.
Q: Do you run specials for Friday the 13th?
A: Yes, we choose a few piercings to offer for $13 every Friday the 13th.
Q: Do you still have a location in the Capital Mall?
A: No, we closed the Capital Mall location in January 2016 and are happily settled down at our 4th Avenue location.
Q: Does Metro do tattoos?
A: No, we're a full service piercing studio. Next door to Metro is Spidermonkey Tattoo and they have some fantastic artists.
Q: Is Metro wheelchair accessible?
A: The piercing room is up a small set of stairs from the front entrance, but we have a second entrance without stairs for our clients who use wheelchairs.