Who are we and what do we do?

Guru Piercing is a piercing studio and fine jewellery retailer in the heart of Brighton. First opened in 2015, we aim to provide a new kind of piercing experience, one where beautiful jewellery and customer service take centre stage. 

We are proud members of the UKAPP (United Kingdom Association of professional piercers) , a health and safety organisation that sets strict standards of hygiene and cleanliness for the piercing industry, so you can trust you're in safe hands with us. (verify at

We specialise in stylish ear piercing using the best quality body jewellery available. Implant grade titanium, various golds, semi-precious and precious gemstones alike are all available to be pierced with or installed into existing piercings.

We proudly stock the following brands of body jewellery: 

BVLA, Anatometal, LeRoi, NeoMetal, Industrial Strength


Meet The Team


Alex is the longest standing member at Guru, and is our highly skilled senior piercer and manager. Over the last few years under his management Guru has prioritised offering the highest quality jewellery for piercings, rebranding the company and striving to incorporate UKAPP’s highest standards of hygiene, cleanliness and care.

Alex has been complimented time and time again for having exceptional bedside manner and making clients feel super comfortable as soon as they step into the studio.


Orla is Guru's resident jewellery expert and front of house goddess. She is often the first face people see on a visit to guru and is keen to welcome every client with a smile and a friendliness that is truly infectious. Piercing can sometimes be a scary process for first timers, luckily Orla is here to ensure you start every experience you have with us on a positive note.

Orla is responsible for alot of the behind the scenes operations at Guru like being the undisputed social media queen. A true passion and knowledge for jewellery and piercing curation make Orla a truly indispensable member of the team.


Gem joined the Guru team at the beginning of the year and hasn’t looked back! With over 4 years of piercing experience, excellent bedside manner and future UKAPP member she is a wonderful asset to the studio.

If you happen to be pierced by Gem it’s certain you’ll experience her 10/10 professionalism, warmth and passion to create beautiful piercings!


Franki has been with Guru for 2 years and has made a hugely positive impact on our studio. Customers love her down to earth approachability and her determination to ensure every client leaves with a smile on their face.

Franki has nearly a decade of experience in the piercing industry and has a wealth of knowledge and skill, along with an army of satisfied clients.

Franki is currently on maternity leave, after welcoming baby Amber into the world in April. We can't wait to have her back!

© 2016 Guru Piercing, 4 Kensington Gardens, Brighton, BN1 4AL

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