BE THE CHANGE YOU WANT TO SEE IN THE WORLD!
(AKA Customer Code of Conduct)
Hate speech will NOT be tolerated.
If you choose to speak out of turn about anyone that is BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, houseless, body shame, ANY type of derogatory language one of two things will happen depending on the severity of the situation.
1. You will be granted a one time learning/ teaching moment where changed behavior is expected immediately following.
2. You will be asked to leave the premises (potentially forfeiting any and all deposits)
Sexual language or harassment will NOT be tolerated.
NO means NO. It is a complete sentence. If this needs further explaining, you will be asked to leave the premises.
If you inappropriately touch yourself, staff, or another client, authorities will be called to remove you from the premises.
Violent language or threats of violence will NOT be tolerated.
We place a high value on keeping this a safe space for people and if that is compromised we will do whatever is necessary to correct the situation.
Please arrive sober.
If it is found that you are under the influence we are happy to arrange a safe ride home for you and discuss matters with you at a later date when you are sober and of sound body and mind. Morally, ethically, and legally we cannot provide services to you if you are under the influence.
Please arrive clean and comfortable.
Come dressed as you please. We suggest something that is comfortable and suitable for the service you are seeking. However, if you look like you crawled out of a mud puddle we may need to reschedule your appointment. We cannot safely or adequately provide sanitary services if the service area is drastically affected by visible/ physical dirt.
* We are a family friendly business and have children in and out of the common areas, please be mindful of your language and behaviors. *
** If you are asked to leave and or are removed from the premises by authorities, consider that your notice of being permanently banned **
If you walk in you are not guaranteed a service.
If our staff is unavailable we will suggest you make an appointment.
In order to be guaranteed you will be assisted at a specific time, an appointment is required.
Be sure to follow our social media accounts to be in the know about walk in availability!
Appointments required for guaranteed piercing and jewelry services.
A 5 Minute tardiness grace period is allowed for a 30 minute appointment slot. If you arrive past this grace period without prior communication with your piercer, you forfeit your deposit.
A 10 Minute tardiness grace period is allowed for a 60 minute appointment slot.
If you arrive past this grace period without prior communication with your piercer, you forfeit your deposit.
A 15 minute tardiness grace period is allowed for a 90 minute appointment slot. If you arrive past this grace period without prior communication with your piercer, you forfeit your deposit.
If you are running late and or a life emergency has occurred, communicate via Square as calling the shop is not a guaranteed method of communication with any staff. Failure to do so may result in being labeled a no-no show and forfeiture of your deposit.
If you show up to your appointment past your appointment time/ grace period WITHOUT prior communication with your piercer, your deposit will be forfeit.
All minors must be accompanied by a legal guardian with proper identification (EG: Birth certificate, Driver's Permit/ License, etc).
Please be sure to read the description, cancellation policy, and follow instructions accordingly while booking. You must read and agree to the cancellation/refund policy before our system will allow you to book.
All Deposits are NON REFUNDABLE. Credit may be retained for rescheduling ONLY with 48 hour notice, barring life/ medical emergencies.
Danica has a minimum set up cost of $100, and charge $200 per hour. Tattoos that take less than 1 hour are a flat $100 rate.
A non-refundable retainer of $50-$100 is required to book an appointment. This can be paid with credit/debit cards or cash in person.
Consultations are always free.
Touch ups are free within 60 days of the initial appointment, or free with any new future tattoo appointments. Touch ups on their own will be priced starting at my minimum cost and depending on how much work is required. Please contact Danica directly (via email, or direct message on FB or IG) to set up your touch up.
Communication is required if you’re running late to your appointment. Based on Danica's schedule and appointment times, any more than 30 minutes will result in your appointment being rescheduled.
If you are over 30 minutes late and haven’t responded to a courtesy message or communicated your tardiness, your appointment and your retainer will be forfeit and rescheduling will be done at Danica's discretion.
Rescheduling is allowed up to 48 hours in advance of your appointment; this will move your retainer to another day. After 48 hours, rescheduling and moving your retainer will be decided at Danica's discretion, a second retainer may be required to reschedule.
Refunds on retainer fees are only allowed within 24 hours of booking.
All deposits are non-refundable if you fail to adhere to the above policies.
"We won't just modify your body, we will change your life."
Our Client Reviews
5 stars is not enough for the experience I received at this business!! Amber was so so wonderful I’d give her a million stars if I could. All around the most professional experience I’ve received for a piercing ever. I felt 100% comfortable the entire time I received my service. My piercing and jewelry were fit custom to my anatomy and needs. Very clean shop, very wonderful atmosphere. I will absolutely be back!
We have visited Amber several times for our piercing needs. Handles minor child ear piercings with care and comfort, and a few giggles. SUPER CLEAN is an understatement. Now my little girl has gotten bigger, she has a few more expertly performed piercings as well as a few new ones myself. The quality of her jewelry makes a huge difference in healing and longevity in wear. They are BEAUTIFUL! We have purchased some 14k pieces too. The only place our family will visit.
Be the Change is the best shop I’ve ever gone to for piercings, and will be the only one I go to from here on out. The owner, Amber, is extremely knowledgeable in her craft, and made me feel comfortable and taken care of during the whole process for every piercing I’ve had done by her. Not only that, they make so many different efforts to give back to the community. Thanks y’all!
Danica is absolutely amazing! I did a consultation with her and cannot wait to go back for the tattoo. She is extremely knowledgeable and has me feeling completely confident that she can bring the design in my head to life!
I took my 9-year-old daughter to get her pierced ears. Amber was so kind and patient with her when she questioned if she was ready to get her ears pierced. Ultimately, she chose she was ready and has loved her pierced ears. Amber was thorough with follow-up care education and we have had no signs of infection or issues with healing. We have also loved the earrings used have a flat back which makes sleeping more comfortable. I highly recommend Amber to anyone looking to get a piercing, but especially for kids.
You can always expect amazing work from Be The Change! I have been tattooed and pierced here, and it’s always a great experience. My partner was most recently tattooed by Danica, and she did a phenomenal job on his shoulder piece. We love that the shop is also proudly queer owned and inclusive of everyone.