Tongue piercing swollen after 2 week?

Okay so I had my tongue piercing 2 week ago and I had too have 3 days off work it was swollen that bad and I couldn’t speak properly, it’s started getting better and I have been using alcohol free mouthwash after every meal and morning and night but the past few days it has gone back swollen (not as bad as when I... show more Okay so I had my tongue piercing 2 week ago and I had too have 3 days off work it was swollen that bad and I couldn’t speak properly, it’s started getting better and I have been using alcohol free mouthwash after every meal and morning and night but the past few days it has gone back swollen (not as bad as when I got it pierced but still very swollen) I went to the piercing shop last week and they said it was okay but it doesn’t hurt at all. I’m still having some white discharge out of it, however over the past 3 days I have had salty food does any one know if this is the reason or if this is normal for it still to be very swollen. No other signs of infection
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