Each body piercing site has its own normal healing time. Common sites usually heal within the time frames listed below. Healing depends on many things. It can depend on how big the piercing is and how thick the tissue is at the site. Your own ability to heal can also affect healing time.
Piercing site healing times
Ear cartilage (curve of ear)
2 to 4 months
4 to 6 months
Face (This includes the earlobes, eyebrows, and lips.)