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What can I use to clean my piercing jewelry?

What can I use to clean my piercing jewelry?

We recommend cleaning your body jewelry with antibacterial soap and warm water. Clean your piercing jewelry regularly. This will minimize the chance of infection and keep your body jewelry looking brand new. Make sure to wash all the twists, curves and hard to reach areas.

How do you disinfect a piercing?

Clean the piercing with either a saline solution, a fragrance-free antimicrobial soap, or both once or twice per day. Rinse any soap from the piercing. Gently dry the piercing with a clean, disposable paper towel or tissue. Avoid drying with cloth since it may carry germs or catch on the jewelry.

Can you clean piercing jewelry with alcohol?

Clean the site of the piercing. It’s best to avoid the use of rubbing alcohol when cleaning jewelry or piercings because it can cause damage to the jewelry. Allow the piercing to dry before replacing the jewelry.

How do you disinfect used earrings?

Dip a cotton ball or cotton swab into a capful of rubbing alcohol or specialized piercing and earring cleaning solution and apply to the front and back of the earlobes and the earring. Gently rotate the earring in the ear for several turns. Repeat this process once or twice each day until the holes have healed.

How do you sterilize body jewelry?

Boiling Water As shared on Painful Pleasures, “You can boil your body jewelry to sterilize it as long as there are NO electronic components, acrylic or jewels in it.” Just place your piece in boiling water for five minutes and then let dry on a clean paper towel.

How do you sanitize jewelry?

Soak, Clean and Brush Start by filling a bowl with warm water and a mild dish soap, then leave your jewelry submerged for up to 20 minutes. At this point, take a toothbrush or similarly small brush and go over the surface, including behind stones and all places where dirt, grease and grime could be embedded.

How do you disinfect jewelry at home?

How do you sterilize Jewellery?

Can you use hydrogen peroxide to clean jewelry?

Baking soda mixed with hydrogen peroxide is a great cleaner for lots of household objects, and it’s also a safe and effective cleaner when it comes to cleaning gold, silver, and costume jewelry. For best results, make a by adding drops of hydrogen peroxide to the baking soda, then rub gently on your jewelry.

How do you disinfect accessories?


  1. Soak your earrings, bracelets, necklaces, or rings in a mixture of warm water and mild dish soap in a small glass bowl for about 30 minutes.
  2. Gently scrub each piece with a soft-bristled toothbrush to clean all the nooks and crannies.
  3. Soak/Rinse your pieces in a warm water bath.

What’s the best way to clean body jewelry?

To properly clean body jewelry, take the piercing out and drop it in a bowl of warm water mixed with antibacterial soap. Let the jewelry soak for about 3 minutes, then rinse it in hot water. If the jewelry looks clean, dry it off with a paper towel before putting it back in the piercing. If not, you may need to clean it with a soft toothbrush.

What kind of soap do you use to clean gold jewelry?

Basic blue Dawn dish soap is fine, but remove your gold jewelry before showering to avoid accumulating a film from other body washes. Chlorine – Chlorine, especially at high temperatures like in a hot tub, can permanently damage or discolor your gold jewelry. Remember to remove it when cleaning with chlorine bleach, too!

What’s the best way to sterilize body piercing jewelry?

Immerse your jewelry in the alcohol and let it soak in the solution for 10 minutes, prior to inserting it in the piercing. This is not a very effective method for killing all the germs/ bacteria.

How to clean gold jewelry with Dawn dish detergent?

1 Mix a bit of Dawn dish detergent in warm, not hot, water. 2 Add a few drops of ammonia. 3 Carefully brush with a new, baby-size soft toothbrush. 4 Place in lukewarm water to rinse. 5 Air dry or carefully towel-dry with paper towel or regular cloth.