Advice 1: How to pierce your lip

In ancient times the body piercing was done on the lips for ritual purposes. Today, the jewelry inserted in the lower or upper lip, it's a fad. The piercing procedure is quite painful, but this does not deter those wishing to Express themselves this way. It is best to pierce lips in a beauty salon. But, observing certain precautions, it is possible to try to do at home.
How to pierce your lip
First you need to decide what type of piercing you want to do. Horizontal piercing is a deep puncture is made parallel to the lip. Vertical suggests a hole made in the center of the lips. There is a Monroe piercing, it is performed above the lip, not the center, to create the likeness of a mole.
Buy at the pharmacy catheter needle and the piercing. It is better to take the jewelry out of titanium, they are Hypo-allergenic. There are piercings-labret, consisting of a head and of a rod or piercings-rings. Labret rings take root better, besides, the latter should be set so that they are located between the teeth and damaged enamel.
If you are afraid of pain, give me a shot of lidocaine or another anesthetic. Then wipe the jewelry-piercing alcohol. Do not wipe the needle, and so it is sterile. Then carefully puncture the lip on the front needle and insert the piercing. The wound usually heals within 2-4 weeks.
Useful advice
Over the site of puncture it is necessary to maintain, wiping it with antiseptic solution or chlorhexidine miramistina, salicylic or boric alcohol. The first 2 days after a puncture not asprivate and keep the site of piercing. The first four hours after the procedure, do not eat, smoke or drink alcohol.

Advice 2: How to pierce ears

To pierce ears yourself is not: there is a risk of inflammation, punctures can be messy. Go to a professional salon: the nurse or aesthetician will conduct this painless procedure using a special needle or device-gun. And before the piercing and after it it is necessary to consider some points and follow certain rules.
How to pierce ears
You will need
  • - earrings;
  • - boric alcohol or hydrogen peroxide;
  • - cotton swabs.
Decide where you want to pierce it. Most often, the lobe is pierced closer to the face, not in the mid: the earrings look so interesting. But perhaps you have a different opinion. Ask a nurse green paint dot in the selected field and see if it will suit you.
Wash hair before the procedure to protect the puncture site from getting dust and dirt from the hair. But when the ears are already pierced, avoid shampooing for a while. Pool, swimming in the river is also prohibited. Follow the cleanliness of the linens, especially pillowcases, change it every day. And, if possible, do not use the phone, because the dust and microbes from the tube can easily get to the earlobe.
Pay attention to the choice of earrings. Immediately after the perforation can not be put in ears, heavy earrings with stones, precious metals, coil rod, they will injure the hole. Use silver or Golden, light - weighing less than three grams - with zipper at the bottom, not near the tip. Wearing them, wear continuously without taking off, for about two months. It is necessary that the holes closed up quickly. And try as little as possible to touch the ears, do not twist, do not move the earrings, not to provoke an inflammation.
The puncture site require special care in 2-3 weeks. Several times a day, wipe the earlobes boric, medical alcohol or hydrogen peroxide with a cotton swab. Do not use a tampon again, each time take new. Alcohol do not RUB in the ear, otherwise burns may result. Just place the cotton swab on for a few seconds to puncture.
For the first time after puncture the ear may ache and be swollen. If within 3-4 days the pain and swelling have not decreased, there was purulent discharge, see your doctor - it will help remove the inflammation.

Advice 3: The cold sore on the lip how to treat

If the lip has popped up cold, it gives a lot of discomfort. I want to eliminate this nuisance as soon as possible. But in order not to compound the problem, it is important to know how to act properly.
The cold sore on the lip how to treat

Why is a cold sore on the lip

The cold sore in the lips caused by the herpes virus. He lives in the body of an infected person is constantly waiting for just the decline of immunity, to declare itself. Causes symptoms of herpes on the lips: hypothermia; stress, lack of sleep, overwork; diseases that suppress the immune system (influenza, HIV), menstruation in women; trauma in the mouth; contact with patients with herpes person.


It is worth remembering that herpes is a viral disease. You can infect another person even when kissing. So if I popped a cold, it is necessary to observe the following precautions. The bubbles on the lips can puncture and pick open, it is not necessary to pull out and the resulting sores as there may be a deeper penetration of the virus or get it to a healthy place (in the nasal mucosa or eyes). During illness we can't forget about hygiene – use only separate mug and spoon, wiped with a towel.

Treatment of the common cold on the lip

At the first sign of appearance of cold you have to handle painful areas antiviral ointment. For example, in one of the following drugs: "Acyclovir", "Zovirax", "Panavir-gel", "Vivorx". The ointment acts immediately in two directions: struggling with a virus and creates a protective sheath on the site of the appearance of cold, which prevents the spread of the virus throughout the body and reduces the risk of transmitting it to others.

The formed crust in between application of the ointment must be processed for easing. With this, you can use hydrogen peroxide, sea buckthorn oil or a greasy cream. For quick recovery it is necessary to avoid hypothermia, keep the immune system: take vitamins, drink juices, fruit drinks, herbal teas. In the case of increasing temperature and if the cold is appears frequently, it is better to consult a doctor. In severe forms of herpes given oral antiviral drug in the form of tablets inside.

Recipes of traditional medicine

You can use a folk remedy against colds on the lips. Garlic juice is a natural antiviral medicine. For use it you need to chop a few cloves of garlic, add a teaspoon of honey and mix well. Applying the resulting mixture to the place of occurrence of the common cold.

The plant juices of Kalanchoe and aloe. Take a leaf and spread run on the stress fracture juice herpes damaged area. It will promote rapid healing of sores.

Fir oil. At the first signs of a cold on the lips you can start to treat lip this tool. Then bubbles will be significantly less or are altogether invisible.
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