Piercing After-care Instructions

DO NOT USE RUBBING ALCOHOL, HYDROGEN PEROXIDE, OR LISTERINE TO CLEAN YOUR PIERCING.

ALL PIERCINGS (except oral piercings):

The following routine should be done twice daily until PIERCING is healed:

1. Wash hands thoroughly

2. Using warm water and a cotton swab, remove all dried matter from the

surface of the ring and the openings of the piercing.

3. Use a small amount of Antibacterial soap and place it on the piercing, lather with a cotton swab. Leave Antibacterial soap on piercing for about three minutes.

4. Rinse thoroughly with water

LABRET, LIP AND MONROE PIERCINGS:

For the first 24-48 hours gently suck on ice and take an anti-inflammatory such as Advil (if not allergic) to minimize swelling.

External: The following should be performed twice daily

1. Wash hands thoroughly

2. Using warm water and a cotton swab, remove all dried matter from the surface of the ring and the openings of the piercing.

3. Use a small amount of Antibacterial soap place it on the piercing, lather with a cotton swab. Leave Antibacterial soap for about three minutes.

4. Rinse thoroughly with water

INTERNAL: The following should be performed for 2 weeks

1. Rinse with mild salt water after consumption of anything other than water. Mix 1/4 teaspoon sea salt with 1 cup distilled water.

2. DO NOT USE LISTERINE OR ANY OTHER MOUTHWASH EXCEPT GLYOXIDE

FOR FIRST 2 WEEKS

Tongue: For the first 24-48 hours gently suck on ice and take an anti-inflammatory such as Advil

(if not allergic)  to minimize swelling.

Internal: The following should be performed for 2 weeks

1. Rinse with mild salt water after consumption of anything other than water. Mix 1/4 teaspoon sea salt with 1 cup distilled water.

2. DO NOT USE LISTERINE OR ANY OTHER MOUTHWASH EXCEPT GLYOXIDE

FOR THE FIRST TWO WEEKS:

1. No kissing or oral sex during healing

2. A new toothbrush is recommended

Labret Studs and Tongue Barrells:

Once swelling has gone down (usually in 1 week) the post can be down-sized to a shorter piece of jewelry for $10.

WARNING Receiving a piercing may cause dizziness and possible fainting. Eminence Ink can not take responsibility for rejection by the body in relation to any piercing.

ALL NEEDLES ARE NEW AND STERILIZED FOR EACH CUSTOMER

ALL TOOLS ARE INDIVIDUALLY BAGGED AND STERILE FOR EVERY CUSTOMER

GOOD LUCK AND ENJOY YOUR PIERCING

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Monday – Sunday: 10AM - 7PM

ADDRESS:
877 Main Street

Willimantic, CT, 06226

PHONE NUMBER:

(860) 456-8282