Proper medical advice and attention should be sought from a doctor when necessary.
The tongue is then clamped with and pierced with a needle, usually from top to bottom with a piercing needle or from bottom to top with a needle.
Finish by wearing a clean pair of latex gloves.
You can watch how exactly it is done below.
For all types of tongue piercings, presented below, there are some common pros and cons.
Asian Spirit Mediums of the Far East practiced tongue piercing as an offering and proof of trance state.