Piercing the earlobe is a cultural practice done by many of us and can even be traced back to our ancestors. It’s done so that earrings can be attached to the earlobe. It is a common practice for parents to pierce the earlobes of their children while they are still babies. Piercing is commonly done on baby girls. Although piercing is relatively not dangerous, doing it on babies has sparked some controversies on whether or not it is safe to do so. Are baby earrings safe?