Belly piercings, also known as navel piercings or belly button piercings, are one of the most popular body piercings of the contemporary times. Popularized by the fact that many celebrities proudly sport them, belly piercings are much sought after and everyone is equally fascinated by them. The actual navel is not pierced when a belly piercing is performed. The most common form of belly piercings is through the upper rim of the navel.
Some facts about belly piercings
- Belly piercings generally take 3-6 months, or at times even more, to heal.
- These are very prone to migration and rejection.
- The position of belly piercings makes them prone to repeated irritation, thus prolonging the healing period.
- Rings and Barbells are the best and most common jewelry pieces for belly piercings.