Quoting Viv, Ev & Gwen ♥:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Devil Duckie:</b>" not until they are at least 12 or 13 very ... [snip!] ... My ears swell too. It has nothing to do with the age they were pieced. I can only wear nickel-free surgical steel jewelry."
That could be it, too. Mine never got infected, ever (my lobes when I was
but my sister got hers done and had nothing but issues until we tried only silver jewelry or something that was nickle free. For some really weird reason, after I had my son, my ears started getting super irritated from cheap earings, so I just stopped wearing them.