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What are some ways to reduce swelling with new industrial ear piercings?

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
Always clean with: hydrogen peroxide, and then place a little topcial antibiotic ointment, and turn the pierce in a circular motion. If the swelling doesn't reduce, see your dermatologist to determine any infection.

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