CARING FOR YOUR NEW PIERCING
- Wash hands with antibacterial soap before handling new piercings. changing jewelry too soon can extend your healing time.
- For oral piercings rinse your mouth with alcohol-free mouth wash. For oral piercings avoid alcohol, spicy food and smoking for the first week.
- Do NOT use Hydrogen peroxide, rubbing alcohol, Neosporin or other antibiotic ointments to clean your piercings.
- Contact a medical professional if there are severe swelling, redness, heat, greenish/grayish discharge/pus or fever. These are signs of infection.