Hand piercings are not really common so they will make you stand apart from the crowd. Hair piercings come under the category of surface piercings. Therefore, these piercings are susceptible to migration and rejection. It normally takes 6-8 weeks for the hand piercings to heal but it can take even longer depending upon your lifestyle. Hand piercings need special care and it is believed that they reduce your mobility, thus, they are often preferred by people who don’t have menial jobs to do.