Since ancient times body jewelry has been a part
of the culture and heritage of different religions. It has been known
to be an essential part of the clothing and appearance of the people in
many regions of the world. At different parts of time through the
centuries it was also used to signify the class demarcations prevalent
in society at that point of time.
How ever in recent times it has acquired a new dimension. Body
jewelry has never been in such high demand. The human body is not merely
a body, it is a piece of art which has its own innate beauty and body
jewelry is the perfect way to enhance the beauty of your body. Not only
can you decorate your body with it, but you can also use it to bring
into focus certain parts of your body or to enhance the beauty of
Body jewelry items are usually for particular places on the human
body. These more common places for body jewelry include the nose,
eyebrow, nipple, ear lobes and naval, along with ear plugs (both curved
and straight barbells). As fashion trends keep changing, the various
parts where you can use body jewelry and the manner in which you can use
it also keeps changing.
Nose body jewelry comes either in the classic captive circular
barbell, or in the form of a nose screw. The nose screw can either be
jeweled or plain, depending upon your preference. Eyebrow body jewelry
is similar to that of the nose, in the sense that the eyebrow body
jewelry also has the small captive barbell. This is now being made with a
dangling, sparkling charm to hang from the upper most part of your
eyebrow barbell. The eyebrow body jewelry can be either curved or
straight with a charm of any style or color dangling from the top.
Nipple and naval body jewelry is one of the more popular types of
body jewelry, it sis especially popular amongst the youth or the more
adventurous in spirit. Nipple body jewelry includes the nipple barbells
and the nipple shields. Naval body jewelry designs are also endless.
Whatever kind of body jewelry you use or wear it is important to
keep some pointers in mind. Such as what kind of material is that
specific body jewelry made off, is your skin allergic to it and is the
piercing for the body jewelry done in a sterile and antiseptic
This kind of jewelry is available for almost every conceivable part
of your body. There are endless styles, designs, colors and textures in
which body jewelry is made. What ever your budget, whether it is low end
or high end; body jewelry is available in every range to suit your
pocket as well as your tastes.
Body jewelry is not merely a decorative fixture; it is also a
personal style statement. You can use it to bring attention or to take
away attention from a specific part of your body. It is quite in vogue
these days and has been in existence since time immemorial. If you have
the attitude and the panache you can carry of any kind of body jewelry.