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Belly piercing!

I haven't had mine in since about 18 weeks and it keeps getting infected. I'm 30 weeks now. How can I prevent it?
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8464451 tn?1409883976
Why is it it gettin infected ?
& why did you take it out ?
I'm 31 weeks & still have mine in ...
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I don't know why it's getting infected and I took it out because it was hurting me
9954084 tn?1406872438
If it's metal it's probably that. If its plastic its probably the changes/hormones making it get infected just make sure u clean it twice a day everyday
10216428 tn?1408618980
I took mine out when i found out i was pregnant and mine isnt infected but i did get bad stretch marks on the piercing itself. It looks horrible. And thosr are the only stretch marks i have.
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I haven't had any jewelry in it since 18 weeks.
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