In order to prevent an inflammation, your fresh piercing demands for constant ongoing care. During at least two weeks, twice a day minimum, you will have to clean your wound with special liquid disinfectant, up to complete healing will be achieved. Please use only oil-free antiseptic creams, forget about the sauna, pool and solarium, swimming in natural water basins and especially in sea water, because sea water slows the healing process.
Should any complications (such as severe redness, pain, etc.) occur, rush to the dermatologist immediately. Could happen, the doctor will have to remove your ring.
If you have managed without an inflammation, wear first adornment until the wound heals completely. Otherwise, it might easy catch dirt, and this time an inflammation will develop for sure.
No other care products are allowed, except recommended ones, and no other creams should be used but oil-free.
Please refer to the description of the professionally done piercing after-effects provided below:
1) Stable redness, which is expected to go down in 3-4 days;
2) Bleeding can last over some two-three days;
3) Extra sensitivity will bother you for approximately 2 weeks;
4) There will be some discharge of white-yellowish liquid for nearly 2 weeks, which is just normal and good for healing;
5) It could slightly decrease in size.
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-So, you have decided to visit this piercing saloon? First, it would be good idea to have a snack before – really, you don’t want to feel dizzy or weak, just in case, but on the other hand, surely enough, won’t you think of having even light drink, either. No way.
-Speaking of yet another big No, please never trust your acquaintances to perform the Procedure for you – even if they possess Medical Diploma. Do we have to mention that no one should ever take chances turning the piercing in do-it-yourself project?
-Unless your Professional recommends otherwise, do not apply any alcohol-containing substances on freshly pierced spots. It’s rarely recommended to use some alcohol or hydrogen peroxide for primary treatment of healing belly-button, nose or eyebrow areas….
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To perforate the body soft tissues, providing new apertures for various objects to be placed in them – this historically could have been done with all the different reasons: for an instance, ancient Romans were practically smart to use their pierced nipples for special rings which then allowed for their cloaks to stay in place. And infamous avant-garde artist Prince Albert, whose name is given nowadays to entire trade of the most popular male genital piercing, back then once had pierced his own balanus in order to tie his penis to his hip – as it was suitable while wearing his favorite close-fit pants and which otherwise would disagree with His Royalty anatomy. Much more diverse reasons had Africans and other countries locals driven in their ways with the piercing – their aesthetic canon roots reach such time depths western body-art devotees have never dreamt of…
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