It is fashionable in today’s world to wear body jewelry and body piercings. People are always concerned about the side effects of piercing though many want to get their bodies pierced. Having body jewelry has been in fashion since the old times, and the familiar places where people pierce are the ears, nose, and navel. In the modern time, people have added a list of parts of the body that they pierce; they include private parts and tongues.
Some young people do the piercings, but not many of them are familiar with the side effects. Most side effects result from being pierced with a new individual in the field, not taking care of the piercing and utilizing unsterilized body jewelry. But when you take all the proper precautions you will experience an easy piercing.
The following are mistakes to avoid having a perfect piercing.
Choosing Up Any Jewelry
Do not wear anybody jewelry you can across because it looks beautiful or it is cheap to buy. You should always choose your jewelry with maximum care. It is good to go jewelry made materials like acrylic, titanium and surgical steel as they are of high quality and sterilized. You should also pick the right jewelry for your body type.
Contacting An Inexperienced Individual
It is not worth taking any risk of being pierced by any person you found piercing people when you are walking downtown in a new place. The place may be cheap but the equipment being used maybe unsterilized hence you end up with getting an infection. Piercings are supposed to be done by highly experienced individuals, in a clean environment so that you cannot contract dangerous diseases like hepatitis, nerve disorders, tetanus, HIV and others.
An experienced person in piercing knows where or which parts of the body should be pierced and the advantages and disadvantages of each part of the body. He may also offer you proper hygiene advice and on how to clean the wound.
Avoiding Proper Aftercare
It is not all over once you have been pierced. For the well-being of the pierced part of the body, it is important to clean and take care of it for some few days. The things you are supposed to do for cleaning your pierced part are taking proper medication, a cleaning regime, taking a good diet and do not expose the wound to any chances of infections.