Although beauty is in the eyes of the beholder, you can make your face stand out better so that the beholders can see more of it. The best way to enhance your facial beauty is of course to go for the facial piercings that are done for aesthetic purposes. To bring out your artistic side you can do it better with facial piercings. Traditionally, all facial piercings which included lip, eyebrow, ear and cheek piercing to name but just a few of them, were done with a certain purpose in mind. They were used to mark a rite of passage like initiation and marriage. Today, piercing on the face is done for beauty purposes only.
Any type of piercing that is done on the face is called a facial piercing. This includes piercings done on the lips, cheeks, and eyebrows and most important is the nose. Deciding what piercing you want to wear on your face is just at as important as picking a good piercer to of the job. You have to remember that the face is the first part of your body that most people see and therefore you should make sure that what they see impresses them.
A good piercer will do a nice proportionate job; you will want all the barbells, the Monroe or the cheek piercings to be proportionate to each other and to your facial features. That is why you must choose your piercer based on their reputation. The better they are the more they will cost. The truth is that if you love your face, you will not mind paying just a tad more prices in return for a tad more features.
Consider the healing periods of the different types of facial piercings. These piercings are crucial because they are mostly located in places where blood flow is in plenty and where they are most likely to be interfered with. For example, a nostril piercing will be interfered with frequently any time one is wiping the nose. Cheek piercings are located in cheeks which are rich in nerves and blood capillaries, and they therefore bring a substantial flow of blood to the area. It is of paramount importance that you attend to them with the utmost care such that they herbal accordingly and fast.
As well as the nose piercings, another important aspect of the facial piercings is the mouth piercings. These are very common and they include even the tongue piercing. Here is where expertise is needed to bring out the piercing in the best way possible. But even though mouth piercing requires a little more attention and care, good news is that mouth has ability to heal itself very fast. In addition, wounds in the mouth cannot fester and rear germs and bacteria in the presence of saliva. However, that saliva carries enough bacteria that heal wounds fast does not mean that you should leave all the healing to it. You are supposed to help the mouth piercing heal fast by following the after care instructions of the piercer exactly.
How to get your facial; piercing to heal fast
Once the piercer is done with the piercing, it will be your job to make sure that the piercing heals all right. The first way to do this is to ensure that you clean the piercing thoroughly and with a saline solution. This will help keep germs at bay. Preferably, use sea salt because that is better than the common iodized table salt. As you clean the piercing, you should twist the jewelry a little and lightly to make sure that the disinfectant penetrates all through. Anytime you have to handle the piercing before it has healed completely, you have to do it with surgically clean hands. This means that you should first clean your hands with a disinfectant. Again, always, resist the urge to touch or to scratch even when the piercing becomes itchy. If you are not careful, you could provoke the body into rejecting the jewelry.
Look out for signs that the body is rejecting the jewelry as a foreign object. Sometimes, a slight mistake done by the piercer might cause rejection where the piercing swells trying to eject the anchoring. In such occurrences, it is important that you go back to the piercer so that the jewelry can be expertly removed to reduce the risk of scarring.
Look out for possible migration, which might be brought about by tinkering with the piercing constantly. Good news is that chances of rejection or migration are minimal. What with the piercers upping their piercing skills every day? Everyone is beautiful or handsome in the face in their own right, but a nicely placed piercing could do wonders for your natural beauty. Go for it today.