in 1995 as a "relatively new and experimental piercing.
Always remember, this is an initial healing period.
And although it is similar to both a and a jestrum, the Ashley has not been around as long as either of these piercings, and is likely an inventive modification of traditional vertical labrets.
An institutional reluctance to confront hard choices may indeed have been part of the problem when Mr Bashir came up with his bombshell interview in 1995 too.
Make sure to check out the tips from our piercing guides for information about changing and removing piercing jewellery.
You may experience a sharp pinching sensation as the piercing needle goes through the labia.