about two months
Moreover, how do you know if your snake eyes piercing is infected?
Redness or swelling that extends beyond
- uncomfortable swelling.
- persistent warmth.
- severe pain.
- excessive bleeding.
- pus or yellow discharge.
- bump at the front or back of the piercing.
In respect to this, why Snake Eyes piercings are bad?
Horizontal Tongue Piercings AKA Snake Eyes– A Bad Idea, Every Time. … Unfortunately, the side effects of this piercing are less then cute, which is why we don’t offer them here. Horizontal tongue piercings can cause such issues as gum erosion, chipped teeth, and lisps when talking.
What is an Ashley piercing?
As one of the few true lip piercings, the Ashley piercing consists of a single puncture through the center of the lower lip, exiting through the back of the lip into the mouth. … The Ashley piercing typically uses a labret stud with a dainty charm, ball, or gemstone sitting on the lower lip.
Most piercers consider the snake eyes piercing to be unsafe. Most reputable piercing shops refuse to do it. There’s a high risk of rejection as well as gum rejection, cracking or chipping of the teeth. … Health isn’t the only concern stopping people from getting this piercing.
If the tongue piercing is removed for even one night, it will partially close up as it is a muscle, which is very unlike ear piercings. It should close up, but just like trachs, some close and some don’t. If it doesn’t close after about a year it should be evaluated for a surgical closure if it is causing problems.
On the flip side, don’t:
- use tongue scrapers.
- play with your jewelry.
- engage in french kissing or oral sex until the piercing has completely healed.
- play contact sports with your jewelry in your tongue.
- smoke or drink alcohol during the healing process.
This is perfectly normal. If you ever have swelling on anything, you may find that it is worse in the morning… That’s due to a dulling of the circulation. Don’t stress, pop up, keep your head elevated and take some ibuprofen.
Yes you can smoke but the healing process may be a little longer than 4 weeks. Try to cut down on the smoking of any kind. … One the piercing needs time to heal and two bad for your health. I would try to leave it it for at least a day before smoking.
It’s harder to brush around studs in the tongue or rings in the lips, so plaque can build up over time. If you don’t clean your oral piercing regularly, your breath can start to stink as a result. … Even if you get oral piercings in a sterile environment, you can develop an infection after the piercing.
First: Fill a fresh disposable cup with one cup of warm water, and add 1/4 teaspoon of non-iodized sea salt, stirring until the salt is completely dissolved. Second: Rinse your mouth for 15 seconds with the salt solution, do not swallow. … Salt rinses will soothe your new piercing.
Continue your regular oral hygiene routine as your tongue piercing heals, but be gentle. … If you normally use an alcohol-based mouthwash like Listerine, switch to a gentle, breath-freshening, non-alcoholic alternative like Recovery Oral Piercing Aftercare during the tongue piercing healing process.