Body Jewelry Blog

Are Belly Button Rings Trashy?

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Are Belly Button Rings Trashy?

Are belly button rings trashy? Obviously not! Some of the most beautiful (and powerful) women in the world adorn their navels with belly button rings (e.g. Beyonce, Rihanna, the Kardashian sisters, countless super models, etc.). This outdated attitude comes from the late 80s/early 90s when navel piercings were just starting to get really popular. Belly Button Rings: Trashy or Cute? Fortunately, the belly button ring market has exploded since the 80s/90s and there is a HUGE number of brands out there making really cool designs. BUT, there is also an insanely high number of trashy designers too. How can you...

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Our Favorite Diamond Belly Button Rings

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Our Favorite Diamond Belly Button Rings

We absolutely love diamond belly button rings here at TummyToys. We've been making diamond belly rings for nearly a decade. We especially love using them with solid 14K gold, but also enjoy working with them in sterling silver, platinum, and palladium too. In this blog we'll cover five of our favorite three diamond belly button rings. 1.) Solid 14K Rose Gold & Diamond Belly Ring | "Sleeper" We're HUGE fans of rose gold. Personally, I love how rich and sexy it looks (especially when paired with diamonds). This piece is made in our classic "sleeper" design. It's comfortable, sexy, and...

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Infected Belly Button Piercing Guide

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Infected Belly Button Piercing Guide

Knowing how to tell if you have an infected belly button piercing can be difficult. Is it an infection or an allergic reaction? Knowing the difference can be very complicated because they look very similar. An infected navel piercing will be red, blotchy, and ooze a creamy and/or green colored puss. Belly button piercing infections are typically smelly and sticky (and a multitude of things can cause this). Touching your new piercing with dirty hands, wearing clothing that is too tight, or wearing cheap/rough-edged jewelry can all aggravate your piercing. BUT if it’s extremely tender, swollen, and oozing puss, you...

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Belly Button Piercing Pain: Does it Hurt?

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Belly Button Piercing Pain: Does it Hurt?

Belly button piercing pain is one of the top concerns people have before getting their navel pierced. Well, if you’ve had your ears pierced, how much did that hurt? Was it excruciating? Maybe you couldn’t stand the burning sensation.  Or maybe it was totally easy and you were changing your earrings a few days later. Does a Belly Button Piercing Hurt? Belly button piercing pain varies from person to person. What was painful for your girlfriend might be totally easy for you to deal with. The truth is that there are only two factors that decide how painful getting your...

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