Does Tea Tree Oil Help Nose Piercing Bump. Just sharing my own experience: I've heard that tea tree oil can help a bump go down, but i've also heard that it can just irritate it more.
Not just tea tree oil. Tea tree oil is outdated advice and harmful to piercings/wounds. Hi idkanymorew, welcome to r/piercing!
Essential Oils Are Too Harsh For Piercings.
I've had a helix piercing for about nine months, and it's had a bump for about 2 months now after i accidentally irritated it. Been using antibacterial soap, h2o ocean spray and called the piercer and told me to try tea tree oil so started that yesterday. I do know it is super harsh when undiluted though and a lot of people react to it.
Some Sources Suggest That It Can Help With Piercings And Keloid Scars.
Why does my piercing bump keep coming back? An irritation bump is a symptom. Are nose piercing bumps permanent?
Apply Diluted Tea Tree Oil.
They are very concentrated and cause things such as blisters, redness, burning, and irritation. I had a bump on the side of my nostril piercing (as is common). This means that it draws moisture out from the cells that are exposed to it.
4 Reasons Not To Use Tea Tree Oil On Piercings:
Putting tea tree oil on these piercing bumps will only make your piercing worse. I've been cleaning it twice a day with saline solution, but the bump still hasn't gone down. This is for all essential oils.
Piercing Bump And Tea Tree Oil:
I did some research just to make sure, and i saw a post from 6 years about tea tree oil being used and a few articles online confirming (or not) the uses of it for. The white skin is probably nothing to worry about at this stage, it is possible it is a reaction to the tea tree so definitely stop using it. Don’t use tea tree oil.