Moreover, which way do septum balls turn?
Wearing rubber gloves will give you grip and better tactile feedback than pliers. Place the threads on the ball against the threads on the jewelry and turn the ball counterclockwise until you feel a very tiny bump. Then start turning it clockwise. This makes sure the threads are lined up and avoids cross threading.
Hereof, how do I remove a stuck nose ring?
A good way to help get out a stuck nose ring is to place soaked cotton against the piercing. You can take a piece of cotton and dip it in hydrogen peroxide. This not only sanitizes your nose area and keeps it clean but also makes it a bit easier for you to remove the nose piercing.
How do you tighten your septum balls?