Naperville lifts ban on ear piercings at Claire’s request

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Naperville will allow ear piercings to be performed within city limits, breaking a ban on body piercings at the request of Claire’s Boutiques, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Naperville will now allow ear piercing to take place within its borders, but other body piercing remains prohibited.

The move came after a request from Claire’s Boutiques, Inc., which recently opened a shop in downtown Naperville. The company estimates it performs 3.7 million ear piercings annually at its stores around the world.

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