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My Prolonged Belly Button Piercing Nightmare

This is the story of my prolonged belly button piercing fail. Hopefully, this experience helps others who are experiencing, or may someday experience, belly button piercing pain.


What to Do If the Skin Around Your Piercing Turns Gray or Black

Is there a dark dot of gray skin around your piercing? This is known as "argyria." Learn what causes it and what you can do to fix it.


Nose Piercing Healing Issues

This article offers information on healing and aftercare once you have had your nose pierced. Get advice on jewelry issues, keloids or bumps, changing jewelry, and more.

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What to Do When Something Goes Wrong With A New Piercing

Got a new piercing, and worried that something may not quite be right? Here's some advice on how to prevent and manage issues that may arise with a new piercing. Be prepared for the worst!