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A Long List of Belly Button Piercing Problems

Navel piercings are very popular and generally pretty easy to heal, but that doesn't mean there won't be complications. Here's what to do if you experience any of these common problems.

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Signs and Treatment of an Infected Belly Button Piercing

How can you tell if your belly button piercing is infected? Doctors explain the signs of an infected belly piercing and how to treat an infection to help it heal faster.

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Belly or Navel Piercing

Learn what to do before and after getting a belly button piercing, including how to choose a salon and ensure the piercing heals without infection.

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Navel Piercing Tips and Aftercare

Navel piercings should heal fairly quickly if you clean them regularly and follow some dos and don'ts.

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An Illustrated Guide to Navel Piercings

So, you want a navel piercing? A navel (belly button) piercing passes through the rim of the navel. While they are typically done just above the navel on the top ridge, they can also go anywhere around the outside of the navel, wherever there is a fold or "lip."