1. Have a painkiller a couple of hours before your ear piercing. Repeat after six to eight hours. Remember to have the painkiller after food and not on an empty stomach.
2. Apply a cold
compress if it hurts a lot, Usually there will slight discomfort for a week. Sometimes it takes a up to month to heal.
3. Apply an antibiotic cream like soframycin
three times a day. Rotate the earring or stud to allow the cream to reach within the piercing. A home remedy would be turmeric in mustard oil instead of an antibiotic cream.