9 Beautiful & Happy Smiley Piercings with Aftercare Procedure

minerva in Body Modifications

This type of piercing will give you another reason to smile..... Because it's the only way to flaunt it! :-D

Beautiful lip piercing
Beautiful lip piercing

If you're blessed with a set of perfect pearly whites and have a knack for edge and style, this piercing must be for you.

Smiley piercing
Smiley piercing

SMILEY PIERCING: is a type of oral piercing of the upper lip frenulum.

Tattooed lips and lip piercing
Tattooed lips and lip piercing

WHAT TO EXPECT: However, your professional piercer may also tell you that your frenulum isn't large enough to support the piercing. So lucky you if it's meant for you.

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Getting a lip piercing
Getting a lip piercing

Take note that the tissue of the upper lip is quite thin so chances that the procedure goes quickly with little pain. Pain thresholds vary from person to person.

Lip piercing
Lip piercing

Usually, the starter jewelry have small gauges. Once it's fully healed, you can switch to other styles and sizes. Healing time usually takes 4-12 weeks, depending on your aftercare and oral hygiene.

Piercing risk: Tooth Enamel Wear
Piercing risk: Tooth Enamel Wear

RISKS: Tooth Enamel Wear (due to jewelry rubbing with teeth), Gum recession (when gums get irritated), or worse, Rejection (jewelry eventually falls off due to thinning of pierced tissue). That's why it is best to seek professional advice before proceeding with this type of piercing.

Awesome lip piercing
Awesome lip piercing

Everyone is different. And if you're lucky and diligent in practicing good oral hygiene, this may last you for years to come.

Lip piercing aftercare
Lip piercing aftercare

AFTERCARE: Above all, PRACTICE GOOD ORAL HYGIENE. Rinse your mouth after meals and snacks, and buy s mouthwash that's non-alcoholic (alcohol lengthens the healing process) and avoid picking, playing with the jewelry, kissing (due to saliva exchange), oral sex, spicy foods (these may irritate the piercing), alcohol intake and smoking while it heals. If you want a quick recovery, discipline yourself and follow our advice.

Crazy piercings
Crazy piercings

Wishing you all safe body mods and tattoos! ;-)

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Hi! My name’`s Minnie, writer & Tattooer at Good Hand Tattoo Philippines. We specialize in creating All-original and Custom-designed Traditional tattoos. Please show your support by following our page on Facebook :-)

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