A navel piercing can take anywhere from six months to a year to heal completely.
You need to have a bar or ring in the piercing else it will heal up because a piercing is just like a wound. if theres a bar or ring there then it will heal but around the ring or bar, so you still have the piercing. You don't need a ring, you can have a belly button bar. x
Let it heal and start again.
You can take the piercing out, and just let your belly button heal over.
A belly button piercing,or naval piercing,is basically a piercing on the belly button. It can take about 4 to 6 months to heal after getting pierced. The legal age to get one depends on what state you live in. Most naval piercings are done in tattoo parlors or places that specialize in body piercings.
There will be more scar tissue than normal, but otherwise no.
It hurts way more! Industrial piercing is not as straightforward as traditional piercing, it is considerably more painful; The piercing, can take between three months to one year to fully heal.
Swimming after getting your piercing is not a good idea. The water has a lot of bacteria in it which could cause an infection. It is recommended that you wait the full heal time before swimming, which is 6-12 months.
It is not usual or normal for most guys to get a belly button ring, unless he is a big fan of body piercing. A guy could also take longer to heal, because of their hairier tummies.