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Should I lose some tummy weight before getting navel pierced?

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Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine
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In brief: Losing weight

It's a great idea, if you can do it.
Excess abdominal fat tissue does increase your risk of infection with any surgery, including piercing. And you will feel better about yourself. Go for it!

In brief: Losing weight

It's a great idea, if you can do it.
Excess abdominal fat tissue does increase your risk of infection with any surgery, including piercing. And you will feel better about yourself. Go for it!
Dr. Colin Kerr
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