Aftercare Guidelines for Oral Piercings
The following aftercare guidelines for oral piercings are courtesy of the Association of Professional Piercers.

CLEANING SOLUTIONS

Use one or both of the following solutions for inside the mouth:

CLEANING INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSIDE THE MOUTH

Rinse mouth with cleaning solution for 30 seconds after meals and at bedtime (4-5 times daily) during the entire healing period. Cleaning too often or with too strong a rinse can cause discoloration and irritation of your mouth and piercing.

CLEANING INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE EXTERIOR OR LABRET (CHEEK AND LIP) PIERCINGS

WHAT IS NORMAL?

WHAT TO DO

TO HELP REDUCE SWELLING:
TO MAINTIN GOOD ORAL HYGIENE: TO STAY HEALTHY:

WHAT TO AVOID

ORAL PIERCING HINTS AND TIPS:

JEWELRY: EATING:

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