How to Do a Salt Soak for a Body Piercing

Jun 18, 2019 · Do not do a sea salt soak more than twice a day. Do not play with your piercing. This increases the likelihood of bacteria getting introduced into the area, which could lead to infection. Do not think swimming in the ocean is the same as a salt soak. Even though the sea is salty, it can still harbor bacteria that may infect your piercing.…

Septum Piercing Information & Aftercare

As with any piercing it is important to create a cleaning regime that you will complete every day, multiple times a day throughout the healing period. For around three months you will want to use a saline soak to clean the septum piercing. This soak should be done twice a day, once a day at the absolute minimum.…

Body Piercing Aftercare: Sea Salt Soaks + DIY Recipe

Body Piercing Aftercare: Sea Salt Soaks + DIY Recipe ... That way you’ll have it hanging around the house for when you need it most! The ingredients for a sea salt soak are products you can easily pick up from any grocery store. You’ll need: A gallon of distilled water. Non-iodised sea salt. Next simply place four teaspoons of salt into the ...…

The benefits of sea salt soaks for healing piercings ...

Apr 28, 2011 · You will want to soak the piercing for at least 10 minutes. Rinse with fresh clean water when finished. Stay away from the use of cotton balls for this purpose as the fibers easily get stuck in jewelery and will irritate your piercing. Sea salt has a long history as a curative. It was advocated for wound care by both Imhotep and Hipporcrates.…

Aftercare – Integrity Piercing

Saline/Salt Water Soaks: The best thing you can do for your piercing is a saline soak 2-4 times a day, completely submerging your piercing in the solution for 7-10 minutes. There are many packaged sterile saline solutions available, including Wound Wash and Blairex.…