What Size Nose Ring Do I Need? How to Measure Nose Rings

bodysparkleDec 29, '17

In What Size Nose Ring Do I Need? Part 2- How to Measure Nose Rings, we show exactly how to measure gauge, size and top size for each style  of nose piercing jewelry. In Part 1 of What Size Nose Ring Do I Need? Nose Ring Sizes, we explained what the terms gauge, size and  top size mean and what different styles of nose rings are available so  check  there first if you don’t understand these terms.

How to Measure Nose Rings-Nose Hoops-The gauge of a nose hoop is determined by measuring the thickness of the hoop. The size in the internal diameter and this is determined  by measuring a straight line  across the inside of the hoop, at its widest point. This can done with the BodySparkle Online Nose Ring Measuring App at the bottom of our Nose Piercing  Information Page for more information on nose ring sizes.

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Illustration Shows How to Measure Nose Screws-Determine What Size Nostril Piercing  Jewelry You Need

How to Measure Nose Rings-Nose Screws-The gauge of a nose screw is determined by measuring the thickness of the straight part of the post and the size is the length of the post, measured from underneath the top ball or stone to  the point just before the post starts to curve. This can done with the BodySparkle Online Nose Ring Measuring App at the bottom of our Nose Piercing  Information Page for more information on nose ring sizes. There is no standard size for the curved tail and the length and curve  of  that  tail varies by individual product.

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How to Measure Nose Screws-What size Nose Screw Do I Need?

How to Measure Nose Rings-Nose Bones-The gauge of a nose bone is determined by measuring the thickness of the straight part of the post (the part that goes through your piercing and the size is the length of the post, measured from underneath the top ball or stone to the point just where the bulb at the bottom starts. This can done with the BodySparkle Online Nose Ring Measuring App at the bottom of our Nose Piercing  Information Page for more information on nose ring sizes. There is no standard size for the bulb at the  bottom of the post and that  size  can vary by individual product. If  you have a preference for the size of that bottom  bulb, let us know and we will try to accommodate  you.

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What Size Nose Bone Do I Need? How to Measure Nose Bones

How to Measure Nose Rings-Straight, Bend to Fit Nose Studs-The gauge of a nose stud is determined by measuring the thickness of the straight part of the post (the part that goes through your piercing and the size is the length of the post. For  nose studs that are straight and not bent, the entire post  is measured from just under the top ball or stone  to  the bottom. You bend these studs yourself with your fingers or a small pair of needle nose pliers. This allows  you to bend the  stud where  you need it and works well for people who need posts that  are shorter  or longer than the most common 1/4 inch (6mm) post size. Measure your nose stud with This can done with the BodySparkle Online Nose Ring Measuring App at the bottom of our Nose Piercing  Information Page for more information on nose ring sizes.

 

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How to determine the size nose ring you need for your nose piercing

How to Measure Nose Rings-L Shape Nose Studs Nose Rings-The gauge of an L shape nose stud is determined by measuring the thickness of the straight part of the post (the part that goes through your piercing and the size is the length of the post measured from just under the top ball or stone to part  of the post, just  before  the bend. Do this with the BodySparkle Online Nose Ring Measuring App at the bottom of our Nose Piercing  Information Page for more information on nose ring sizes.

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Measure L Shape Nose Studs

We hope  this  helps you understand how to measure nose rings. If you have any questions or  need help find the type of  nose rings you are looking for, please contact  us at CustomerService@BodySparkle.com or use  the chat feature on our  web site.

Happy Shopping!

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