In some occasions, you may find that the skin of your piercing area is being distorted from its natural color and turning into gray, grayish-black or bluish-gray color. If something like this happens, do not be panic- after reading this article, you will become learned about this issue.
This problem mainly occurs due to substandard jewelry. Cheap jewelries do not consists of pure materials, those mostly contains such low-priced metals that can be irritating for the skin. Some substandard metals cause the surrounding area of the puncture to oxide during the time when the jewelry gets contact to liquids- it may be water, oil or even sweat. Usually, this oxidization causes distortion of the normal skin.
Do not make a mistake to remove jewelries from the piercing and let the puncture close up. It may cause a permanent mark in your body. Just replace the substandard jewelry with a standard jewelry. Surgical stainless steel is the best material for piercing jewelries, so always try to use a jewelry that is made of surgical stainless steel.
Before wearing the new jewelry, clean the puncture and its surroundings thoroughly with a good cleanser like you can use saline solution. Do the cleaning job regularly once or twice a week and you will, hopefully, get rid of discoloration.
Some people may say you that it will not be cured without visiting a dermatologist and having a laser treatment, but do not follow their words and just try this method. Among the readers, who are using good quality jewelries they are on the right track. Whoever is using substandard jewelries, immediately replace it with a good one to prevent this problem. And