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people say that you should wait 6-8 weeks but i didnt i changed it the day after i got it dont worry it shows no signs of swelling or anything

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Q: When can you replace your lip piercing with a retainer?
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Can you cover a lip piercing?

No, but you can buy a retainer which will make it less noticeable.

Is there is a type of retainer that is safe to wear in a fresh lip piercing?

Bio Plast and PTFE retainers are available for your piercing, you need to talk to your local professional body piercer who can order in a retainer for your piercing.

Is there a good way to hide a lip piercing without using a retainer?

u could tuck your lip in your mouth

What does a lip piercing retainer look like?

Most of the time its just clear plastic jewelery.

What do you do if your school doesn't allow lip rings and you have one?

Go to a different school. Or you get a lip retainer from your local professional body piercing studio.

What is a lip ring retainer?

Piercing retainers are clear bioplastic retainers ment to be used when jewellery cant be worn (like at work or in school) and sit in the piercing to retain the piercing while the jewellery is out.

What is it called if you have one lip piercing on the left side?

For your upper lip, Left is a monroe piercing. The bottom lip could just be a lip piercing, or labret piercing.

What is the normal gauge of a lip piercing?

14g is normal for a male lip piercing, 16g is normal for a female lip piercing.

Can you pierce your lip with a retainer?


How do you hide a lip piercing if i just pierce it yesterday?

If it is absolutely necessary go to your piercer and ask about a glass retainer. You really shouldn't change it and it will still be visible with a glass retainer. The swelling may be obvious too.

Is it okay for the meat in your lip to cover the back of your lip piercing?

Yea,i have a lip piercing and it does that do its natural

How do you hide a new lip piercing?

You don't. The only real thing that you can do to "hide" it would be to wear a clear retainer, but this will be an obvious rod of clear plastic through your lip. The only other alternative would be to leave it out, and with it new, the piercing will shrink up super quick.

What does a lip piercing mean?

Having a piercing on the side of your lip :3

What does a lip piercing mean on a guy?

It means that he wanted a lip piercing :)

Why wont my lip retainer go into my lip?

Check you have bought the correct size retainer (they are most commonly made in 1.2mm (16G) or 1.6mm (14G)) you need to have the one which is the same size as your piercing. Return to your piercer or the shop you bought the jewellery at, and they should be able to help you

Tongue piercing or lip piercing?

up to you i would say lip though

How long after a lip piercing can you have dairy products?

There are no limitations to what you can eat after a lip piercing.

Is a 14 gauge normal for a lip piercing?

14g to 16g is normal for a male lip piercing, 16g to 18g is normal for a female lip piercing.

What hurts worse lip piercing or nose piercing?

A lip piercing hurts worse. nose is more cartilidge and has less nerves than the lip.

What does a center lip piercing mean?

It's a center lip piercing, it means it's a center lip piercing, nothing more nothing less.

Can you put a clear lip ring in when you get your lip pierced?

No because retainer pierces are plastic which isn't pure at all for the body. Your initial piercing is almost always sterling silver and it will take about a month or so depending on how quickly and fully your lip has healed.

How do you put on your piercing retainer?

The same as how you put a piercing bar/ring in.

Can you take your earring out 3 week after piercing because you have school?

Well if you take it out you loose the piercing, it's that simple, so here's what you do. Get your folks to take you to the local body piercing studio and get a nostril or lip retainer. Talk to the piercer and explain the situation, the piercer (if they have the experience) can tailor a clear retainer for your ear lobe piercing. Whala you keep the piercing and the school is none the wiser and everybody is happy!!. Yes they will close if taken out for over 1 hour.

What length and kind of plastic retainer would be best to use for a bottom lip piercing?

Bioplast or PTFE the size is not one size fits all you need to tailor the piece to the piercing. See your piercer for detailed help.

Did Hannah Montana get a lip piercing?

Hannah Montana is Miley Cyrus. Miley Cyrus currently has a nose piercing, but not a lip piercing.