Everything is based on Islam, and there is no such thing as 'islam doesn't say we can't therefore we can' because islam says you must base everything on Allah. From what I've read, piercing other than what is allowed would be a form of mutilation of the body. The only piercings I know that are allowed, are piercing the ears for women. Besides these two exceptions, it is unlawful and sinful to pierce any other body-part such as the navel, lip, tongue, and eyebrows, since piercing them is not considered a form of adornment in decent Muslim communities. As for males, body-piercing is not permissible at all including the ears and nose. Washing the piercing holes in Ghusl and aamwvx.topsddns.netted Reading Time: 6 mins. Men: Piercings of any type are Haram (forbidden) on Men, as adornment by jewellery is only allowed for women. And piercings will be a sort of “imitating” women. Piercings of any type are Haram (forbidden) on Men, as adornment by jewellery is only allowed for women. >> Click to read more piercing haram in Islam for girls?