- An advanced graduate of Fakir Intensives
- Specialty level II Oregon license
- Level 3 Master Reiki practitioner
- Association of Professional Piercers (APP) 2014-2018
- Certified in Blood-borne Pathogens, First Aid, and CPR
BVLA is the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of fine body jewelry.
Since 1996, they have proudly built a business dedicated to exceeding industry standards and defying the status quo. Founded by Nick Martin who saw a clear potential in the market for U.S. made, precious body piercing jewelry, BVLA’s focus has always been on quality and design.
With over 3,000 original designs in our collection and growing, they innovators at heart. BVLA jewelry is unrivaled - continuously evolving to meet the needs and desires of both piercers on a technical level, and our customers by all measures. We’re close friends and collaborators with piercing artists around the world, making jewelry that brings their vision to life while placing the health and wellness of the wearer at the forefront by choosing premium metals and considering the human anatomy with every design.
With over 150 unique gemstone choices in many shapes and sizes, 7 different precious metals including platinum and the ability to bring custom designs to life, they pride ourselves on the quality of work that takes place in our owned and operated creative studios and factories. Today, each piece is designed, handmade and polished with love in Los Angeles, California. Here they can maintain an expert level of craftsmanship while guaranteeing that BVLA jewelry is the very highest quality in the world. So much so that every piece comes with a guarantee against manufacturing defects for life.
They make responsible choices in all regards. Metals used in our jewelry are recycled, minimizing environmental impact. Our diamonds are ethically sourced and conflict-free. They believe in and uphold diverse hiring practices and equality for all humans.