So, you just got your nose pierced or you’re about to get it done and need to understand how to properly care for that fresh hunk of metal inserted into your snout? Taking care of a nose piercing is relatively straightforward. It is a common piercing that can be treated quite simply. However, the important thing is to adhere to these care instructions to ensure that this type of body piercing heals quickly and that no complications, like infections, occur. Follow this step by step guide to perform proper noise piercing aftercare.
Be mindful of the swelling
A fresh nose piercing is little more than an open wound with a piece of metal sticking out of it. There will be some swelling at first. This is the body’s natural inflammatory response whenever it has suffered trauma. Don’t be alarmed when your nose begins puffing up. That’s why the initial nose piercing was oversized so that the swelling wouldn’t pop off the nose ring.Read More