How to Heal Cartilage Piercing Bumps. Cartilage piercings on ears and noses are prone to getting "bumps" - small, raised scars around the exit holes of the piercing. Sometimes they are caused by loose or incorrect jewelry, by rough.
"what not to do, piercings should be limited to one small stud in each ear. I think there should be 5 in each ear. I will not stop until I have my forward helix and additional cartilage piercings done.