Is it normal to have redness around a new piercing?

hi I went and got my labret pierced yesterday and I've been following all instructions but on the outside of my lip is a little red around the piercing it does not hurt or anything it just itches a little due to healing ... is it normal to have a little redness with a new piercing like thia

5 answers

Recent Questions Beauty & Style

ANSWER #1 of 5

You too

ANSWER #2 of 5

ok cause I got a little worried but I have had no swelling or pain just a little red

Is a cartilage piercing the same gauge size as a normal ear lobe piercing?

ANSWER #3 of 5

Yep, completely normal.
Your actually lucky, when I got mine, my whole lip was swelled up for like a week. I thought it was infected but it wasn't thank goodness. I'm just sensitive.

Can I clean my tongue piercing with normal salt?
ANSWER #4 of 5

ok ty so much and you have a wonderfull night :)

Does it hurt more when you get your tongue pierced, or when you get your bellybutton pierced?

ANSWER #5 of 5

100% fine. just keep cleaning it when you are supposed to and your good :)

What ear is the straight ear to pierce?

Add your answer to this list