Body jewelry has been on a hit lately as a major part of Celeb -Loved Trend. In this article we will introduce you to this latest trend and focusing on the ear.
Types of body jewelry
When it comes to jewelry, the most common styles are necklaces, rings, bracelets and earrings. However, lately the other types of jewelry worn on different parts of body such as toe rings, belly rings, and nose rings have been directing huge attention. These ornaments have a broad term called body jewelry. They can be worn by everyone. Moreover, body jewelry is more of a tool for you to express yourself. No matter who you are—whether you’re a man, a woman, or an enby; Black, white, or brown; hurting or healing— body jewelry is here to ensure that you have the tools you need to express yourself.
Here, we will give you a detailed look at different parts of the body that the jewelry is worn on.
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Ear piercings are the most common and most popular genres in body jewelry. Various piercings on the ear also foster the creativeness of ear jewelry matching the different parts of the ear.
Below show all kinds of ear piercings.
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Earlobe: known as the lobule, is a popular placement for ear piercings. While having a single piercing on the lobe for both men and women, 2,3 or more lobe piercings in a row are a common sight today.
-Helix : outer rim of the ear. Single or double helix piercings are the common practices. The double helix piercings are also referred to as industrial piercing or a scaffold. A forward helix piercing can be placed at the point where the helix touches the head. And an industrial piercing can be made further from the head, with the other piecing done on the back side of the helix. A barbell can be then inserted from the back side of the ear through the second piercxing across the front side of the upper cartilage.
-Crus of helix : a small ridge of the cartilage