Nipple piercing is getting popular with same demand for both man and woman. Here a common question is arisen for a woman about the breastfeeding if they got nipple piercing. And normally all thinks that nipple piercing may cause a negative impact for breastfeeding. Actually it should be an enquiry for all women as breastfeeding is much important for new baby.
Here I can say to all women, still no evidence hasn’t been proven that nipple piercing may be a reason for any complication of breastfeeding. But it can possible with improper pierced nipples to block ducts. So whenever your get pieced nipple you should take a special care to prevent infection by a professional and take a sound aftercare. But be sure that your pierced nipple will heal before the breastfeeding.
Most importantly it is recommended that you shouldn't pierce nipple in pregnancy period because it may cause stress on the body that could mostly create a critical issue for pregnancy.
Anyway if you have pieced nipple, simply remove nipple jewellery before feeding. Otherwise it may cause of some unexpected problem like poor latch, gagging, slurping and milk leaking from the baby's mouth. Besides for the baby choking hazard may be a potential problem with nipple piercing. The baby's gums and tongue are soft so it could be injured by the nipple jewellery.
However, You should be relax to keep in mind that all experts still believe that there has no strict harm pound for the nipple piercing in breastfeeding but it should be in a cared way.