How Long Before Ears Heal?

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How long before my pierced ears heal?

How Long Before Ears Heal?

Ear-piercing usually takes about 6 weeks to heal, but if you leave the earrings out for a while, even after 6 weeks, the hole will close back up. To be on the safe side, wear earrings daily for more than 6 weeks, and be cautious when leaving earrings out for any length of time.



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