Ear & Body Piercing/Nipple piercing

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Left nipple
Left nipple  

Different angle
Different angle  
I got my nipples pierced about 4 days ago and I'm worried about my left nipple to me it seems like the holes are a bit bitter than my right and I'm super scared of the piercing rejecting. I clean them twice a day and also have the sea salt spray my piercer gave to me to clean through out the day. It's too far to drive back to the piercer to have them checked out.

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Hi Kayla,
It is difficult to determine the placement from your photos, but it appears off center. This should be checked in person. Where are you located in CA? I have colleagues listed at http://find.safepiercing.org/ and more that I can refer you to if you want to try someone nearer qualified.  

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I can answer questions in regards to and not limited to: jewelry safety, specifically material, shape, proportion, and related issues; aseptic technique and sterilization as it applies to piercing safety; ethical issues of technique and bedside manner; the aftercare and recovery process for piercings. *Available for consultation.

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Currently serving on the APP Board of Directors as President, formerly as Global Media Director 2013-2014, International Liaison 2010-13, Treasurer 1997-99. Over fifteen years with ASTM and APP.

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The Point Journal of the Association of Professional Piercers, USA Today, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Atlanta Magazine, Creative Loafing

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