How to Heal Newly Pierced Ears Healthfully

Dec 18, 2018 · The ear piercing process takes only seconds, but newly pierced ears require six to eight weeks of healing time, according to the Palo Alto Medical Foundation 1 2.Taking proper care of the pierced ears and keeping them clean will speed healing, reduce pain and prevent infection.…

Caring for pierced ears

After piercing your ears, keep an eye on them to make sure they don’t get sore, red or puffy and that the holes don’t ooze yellowish liquid. If any of this occurs and doesn’t go away quickly, see a board-certified dermatologist, as you may have an infection. Related AAD resources. Getting rid of pierced ears…