Those who want piercing in different parts of the body other than their earlobe can opt to have anesthesia. Like the Monroe piercing which is located where Marilyn Monroe's beauty spot is, it can be painful specially for those who have low pain tolerance. For more info about this type of piercing go to http://www.ask.com/wiki/Monroe_piercing.
A Monroe piercing is done on the left hand side of the face just above the lip. It is said to not hurt very much. It can take up to 12 weeks to heal. To find out more about Monroe piercing visit: http://www.ask.com/wiki/Monroe_piercing