Navel piercings are surface piercings. As a rule, surface piercings tend to close quickly. … While a fresh belly button piercing closes quickly, after a couple years some people find it closes within a few weeks. For others, it never closes, instead, the hole simply gets smaller but remains visible.
Also question is, will my belly button piercing close after 10 years?
Any piercing can close up. It’s a wound and skin naturally tries to heal. If you keep it in without ever taking it out for like years and then take it out for a day or something, you’ll be fine. But if you leave it out for too long(the time for healing varies widely between people), it could close up.
Keeping this in view, how fast can a belly piercing close?
Fresh belly piercings tend to close quickly. If you’ve had one for years, it can close in a few weeks, but for some people it can take longer. Make sure you clean the area regularly until it’s fully healed. If you want to keep your piercing for the long term, put jewelry in it all the time.
Is it safe to wear a belly ring during pregnancy?
A belly button ring is safe during pregnancy, but if you don’t already have one, you may want to wait and get it after you give birth. … First, your abdomen grows and stretches during pregnancy, and the area around the belly button ring can become irritated.
One of the best ways to minimize scarring is to place the piercing well. “Go with the folds of the body,” Banks explains. If placed well, certain scars will disappear into the nooks and crannies of your skin — think a nose piercing scar or a belly button piercing scar — making them harder to see.
During the healing phase, there will always be the production of either a clear liquid or white stuff that looks like mucus. If anything, the white stuff is a natural part of the healing process, and it signals that your body is cleansing the piercing.