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The rook piercing is a cartilage piercing in the upper ear. It is located above the tragus in the anti-helix. The rook is the ridge that sits between the outer ear and the inner conch. This is one example of how piercing professionals have gotten creative over the years. A rook piercing is done on a vertical orientation, this allows both sides of the curved barbell to be shown. Due to the placement of the rook you can get extremely creative with your jewelry. It can be done with a curved barbell or a circular ring.
The two most common ways to take care of a new nose piercing are:
Saline solution as recommended, you can mix it yourself and soak the piercing, you can also buy a ready-made solution in spray form: Neilmed piercing aftercare spray which speeds up the healing with the help of natural sea salt and minerals. The spray should carefully remove each and every scab. It is packed sterile in a separate pressure vessel, thanks to this, cross-contamination is almost impossible. The spray is antibacterial and disinfectant.
Alternatively, you can wash with Barbarella Bodysoap. Take a few drops in your hand when you shower, lather up and soap the piercing. Let it work for 30 seconds. Rinse thoroughly with water afterwards.