Body Piercing and Belly Button Piercing

Body piercing has become fashionable trend nowadays and we can call it even a great part of the mainstream culture in our society. There are multiple piercing establishments and piercing jewelry stores. People get used to teens with facial piercings and women with pierced bellies. But if you are new to body piercing, you may be confused. Here is some information about body piercing and its most popular type among girls and women - belly button piercing.

Each type of body piercing has its own healing time, can be pierced with sterile piercing needle of definite gauge size and has its level of pain. For example, eyebrow piercing is the least painful

Body piercing has become fashionable trend nowadays and we can call it even a great part of the mainstream culture in our society. There are multiple piercing establishments and piercing jewelry stores. People get used to teens with facial piercings and women with pierced bellies. But if you are new to body piercing, you may be confused. Here is some information about body piercing and its most popular type among girls and women- belly button piercing.

Each type of body piercing has its own healing time, can be pierced with sterile piercing needle of definite gauge size and has its level of pain. For example, eyebrow piercing is the least painful and takes about 4 weeks to heal while cartilage piercing is rather painful and takes 4-6 months to heal. Most piercings nowadays are considered unisex and almost any part of the body and any area can be pierced.

Belly button piercing is one of the most popular among girls, young and adult women including celebrities who like to show off their sexy bellies. There are different kinds of navels and kinds of looks and the piercer will tell what way is better to pierce depending on the kind of your navel.

There is classification of bellies on "innie" and "outie" and it influences the type of piercing you can have. "Innie" piercing is the most common as most women have so-called "innie" navels. The skin right above the navel plug is pushed with the sterile needle in the case of innie navel piercing. it will look really great if you have the right shape to abdomen and you are in shape. The navel plug is pierced if you have "outie" navel. This type of piercing is more risky and there can be bleeding as the plug is comprised mostly of scar tissue and many blood vessels.
Bottom, top and sides of the navel can also be pierced. Industrial navel piercing is becoming more and more popular nowadays- one single long barbell connects two piercings of the top and the bottom of navel. It looks interesting and unusual. You can also do multiple navel piercing and wear several belly button rings simultaneously.

Belly button piercing heals for about 6 months (several months less or more) and has middle level of pain in comparison to other piercing types. The choice of belly button jewelry is huge. it is available in high quality materials such as 14k gold and sterling silver as well as in quality yet inexpensive stainless steel and plastics as well as in many other piercing materials. Belly button rings with gemstones or just sparkling CZ are extremely popular as well as elegant dangling belly rings. You will definitely find the jewelry perfectly matching your style and meeting your needs.