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If you are doing the piercing yourself at home and want to know how long to keep the ice on it, it really depends on you. It is usually safe after having it on your ear for around 2 minutes. But is you fell you're ready before the 2 min. is up you should go for it.

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Q: How long do you have to keep the ice on your ear to get it numb?
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