Really, it’s neither attractive nor trashy. Attractive girls are gonna be attractive and the ones that aren’t will stay that way with or without the piercing. But belly button piercings are at least a lot better than any “face rings” that aren’t on the ears, I’ll give it that.
Also question is, what type of belly button ring is best?
Likewise, people ask, what kind of ring do they pierce your belly button with?
Most belly button piercings are done with a curved barbell preferably made of 14k gold, 18k gold, or high-quality titanium. The standard size for a navel piercing is 14 Gauge (aka 14G). You should never use a barbell thinner than 18G since a higher gauged needle presents more risk of rejection, tearing, and migration.
Do guys like belly button rings?
Originally Answered: Why do guys think belly button piercings are hot? Men are instinctively drawn to the belly and pelvis of women because it is our reproductive goal. A belly button piercing shows that she is willing to allow someone intimate access to that area. A genital piercing is even better.
Can I gain or lose weight with a belly piercing? The short answer is yes. … If you are gaining or losing weight, or if you‘re pregnant, keep an eye on your belly piercing, and if you start to see signs of rejection, talk to your piercer. You might have to take it out and let it heal to avoid scarring.
Contrary to popular myth, however, whether or not a belly button piercing will work for you has nothing to do with weight. “What it comes down to is the anatomy in the area you are piercing, much more than someone’s overall body type,” she says.
A piercing on your belly button is more likely to get infected than other body parts because of its shape. It’s easy for bacteria to hole up inside it. If the piercing needle wasn’t sterile, there’s a chance you could get serious infections like hepatitis or tetanus.
When you get a new piercing you should never sleep on the piercing side. For example, if you get a belly button piercing, you should not sleep on your stomach. Try to sleep on your back.
It is recommended that you do not wear high waisted jeans to your piercing appointment. … After you have your belly button pierced, high waisted jeans would compress the new, sore site and potentially snag your jewelry. This will only lengthen the healing time and may even cause permanent trauma to your skin.
After birth, your belly might take a few weeks to really go down fully, but a piercing shouldn’t be an issue as it will stay in place as it goes. You might want to wait if the skin where the piercing is to be placed is too tight to pinch, so to avoid a crooked piercing, but mostly it shouldn’t be a problem.
You can see that some of the celebrities like Jessica Alba, Priyanka Chopra, and Beyonce Knowles are still flaunting their abs with the precious belly button piercing.
Don’t use hydrogen peroxide or alcohol, which can slow healing. You may cover the area with a thin layer of petroleum jelly, such as Vaseline, and a non-stick bandage. Apply more petroleum jelly and replace the bandage as needed.
Gauge – width of the shaft (eg. 14g)
Typically, belly button piercings go through the “lip” of skin above the belly button. Although most people can technically get these types of piercings, it’s best to have a good flap of skin above the belly button for the piercer to put the jewelry through if you want it to heal properly.