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Navel piercing is very popular. This type of puncture can be found in both women and men. But the healing process does not always go smoothly and the result is the unpleasant consequences of navel piercing.

The most common complications after navel piercing are infections, migration, and rejection. Some people's bodies cannot heal successfully, no matter what. And to know in advance how a particular organism will react to the introduction of a foreign body is simply impossible until it appears there.

Let's look at the main negative effects of navel piercing:


Navel piercing is one of those types of piercings where the most frequent cases of rejection are found. Those. the body categorically does not agree to take the jewelry and tries in every possible way to get rid of it, push it out.


This type of complication after a navel piercing is very similar to a higher one. But the difference is that the body does not try to completely get rid of the decoration, but changes its position from the original. From an aesthetic point of view, such consequences of navel piercing can be extremely unpleasant for its owner.


The most common type of complication for all types of piercings. Dirt gets into the puncture site, resulting in an infection that is accompanied by redness, pus and pain. To avoid such consequences after navel piercing, make sure that the master punctures with a sterilized instrument and at least touch the wound area, especially with dirty hands.


The appearance of a scar anywhere in the puncture is inevitable. The skin around the puncture point will never look like before. After all, the piercing itself is a scar. In most cases, the appearance of a scar is difficult to notice without a close examination of the puncture site. But sometimes β€” depending on the location of the piercing, the person (his anatomical features), and other factors β€” scars can be a serious and unpleasant consequence of navel piercing.


Complications after navel piercing can be expressed as allergic reactions (redness, rash, itching). Individual intolerance of the decoration material can have a strong adverse effect on the healing process and the final aesthetics of the tummy. Therefore, after a puncture, it is recommended to wear a jewelry made of medical steel, and only then try products made of other materials.

Excessive bleedingand nerve damage

A similar consequence of navel piercing can only be attributed to the inexperience of the piercer making the puncture. If bleeding does not stop after a navel is punctured or there is severe pain, then you should immediately consult a doctor.


If the piercing is too shallow or close to the edge, stretching may increase it too much. Heavy jewelry, rejection and migration can change the shape of the fistula. Often, such consequences of navel piercing have to be corrected surgically.

Bacterial endocarditis or infectious endocarditis (IE)

If you suffer from congenital heart disease, and you are exposed to bacteria through piercing, then you are in danger, even death. This is why reputable professional piercers ask you about your heart before they begin to do anything.


Not a rare case when the body rejects the earring. Most often, rejection is accompanied by unpleasant painful sensations, but not always. If pain is not felt, then rejection of the jewelry can be distinguished by the factors listed below.

1. The puncture gradually expands, a clear liquid is released.

2. At the puncture site, constant itching is felt, a rash may form.

3. The earring shines through the skin.

The most common reason is that the body does not accept jewelry - alloy earrings did not suit you. Most likely you will have to replace the jewelry with an earring of another material. But it is worth noting that you must first consult a specialist who will help to find out what is the reason for rejection. Also, the master will provide a number of subsequent recommendations for caring for a punctured area of ​​the body.