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Piercing Aftercare

AFTERCARE DO’S AND DONT’S FOR YOUR PIERCINGS

All too often clients fail to listen to their piercers aftercare advice, or throw guidance sheets away,
but if your piercing is neglected, or irritated by bad habits, it will almost certainly fail to heal
properly. Here are the most basic but fundamental tips to help your piercing heal up naturally and
well.

DO Use a canned Saline Solution, we recommend Stericlens or H20cean

DO NOT Use Soaps, Sanex, Tea Tree , any other “oils” or Creams

DO Wash your hands thoroughly before cleaning your piercing

DO NOT Excessively fiddle,touch,poke or play with a fresh piercing, no matter how tempting!

DO Make sure you dry your piercing after cleaning it

DO NOT Clean it more than twice a day, let the body help you by naturally healing throughout the
day and overnight

DO leave the initial jewellery in until fully healed, your piercer has used what’s best for your body for
the particular piercing, jewellery is always longer at first to allow for swelling.

REMEMBER… SWELLING IS NORMAL UNTIL HEALED, BLEEDING CAN HAPPEN, SLEEPING ON A
PIERCING CAN CAUSE SORENESS AND LATER ON BEND THE JEWELLERY. AND PLEASE DON’T
DISMISS YOUR PIERCERS ADVICE, WE ONLY WANT WHAT’S BEST FOR YOU AND YOUR PIERCING