Research studies have shown that tongue piercings can have a detrimental effect on overall dental health.
– Tongue piercings can cause gum bleeding and gum recession.
– Gum damage can be caused by the metal rubbing repeatedly against oral tissue.
– Piercings can also cause cracked teeth.
As your dentist will confirm, good oral hygiene is always a must and especially so if you have a tongue piercing. In fact, it’s probably best to avoid a tongue piercing.
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