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Old 04-13-2003, 02:12 PM   #1
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Question Belly Button Piercing

I want to get my belly button pierced, does anyone know any good sites that say how it is dangerous? I found one site that says that it is basically no different than ear piercing, safety wise, does anyone know if this is true?

 
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Old 04-13-2003, 06:14 PM   #2
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Its not dangerous, other than the fact of sterilization. Make sure the peircer is certified, the place is clean, and they use a new needle. I have mine peirced, it its no big deal. It took a while to heal though, about four months...still got infected, and then I was on swim team, and the chlorine really helped it heal, but youre only supposed to swim after a few months. Good luck, oh and it doesnt really hurt!
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