Is my ear piercing infected?

Answer It's a new piercing, so it's still healing. If its hot, red, swollen, and oozing puss, it's infected. If it starts doing that, leave the jewelry in so you don't trap the infection and see a doctor ... Read More »

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Infected lip piercing?

Puss, sore to tough, red, itchy etc if it is warm salt water twice a day :)

How do you get rid of an infected ear piercing?

Put Neosporin on your ear AND earring every night before bed, then take it out in the morning and leave it out all day. Repeat until well.It really works- my doctor told me that!

Infected ear piercing?

It's normal for a new piercing to be red, swollen, tender, sore even painful for the first 3-5 days or more. You know when a piercing if infected if yellow or green fluids or pus are coming out. Wh... Read More »

How do I know if my lip piercing is infected?

Cleaning your piercing "like crazy" can actually cause redness and swelling like you're describing. Unfortunately so can infections, allergy to your jewelry, and an improper fit of the jewelry. So ... Read More »