Nose rings have been around for centuries, and they're currently surging in popularity. But can you use nose rings as earrings? The answer, surprisingly, is yes. While nose rings and earrings serve different purposes, they are both pieces of jewelry that can be worn on the face. Nose rings are usually made from stainless steel or titanium and they can be adorned with gems or charms.
For one thing, nose rings are usually smaller than standard earrings, so they can fit easily into your ear piercing. Additionally, nose rings are typically made of smaller gauge wire, which can make them comfortable to wear in your ear. As you can see, there is no reason why you can't use a nose ring as an earring- simply remove the metal clip and insert it into your earlobe. You can also use a nose ring as a makeshift eyebrow ring by gently bending the wire into shape. So, next time you can't find your earrings, don't fret - just grab your nose ring and get creative.
In this blog post, you will discover simple ways to turn your nose ring into earrings, and how to take proper care of both your nose and ear piercings. We’ve got a lot to cover - so let’s dive in with why one would want to use nose rings as earrings.
Why Would You Want To Use Nose Rings As Earrings?
Can you use nose rings as earrings? The answer may surprise you. But before we get to that question, we want to explain why one would want to wear a nose ring as earrings in the first place. Why not just buy earrings for your ears, and nose rings for your nose?
Well, say you’ve bought a nose ring and it doesn’t fit how you’d hoped. You can still utilize it as an earring instead of getting rid of it. Before you decide to turn it into an earring, though, read “Are Nose Rings Supposed To Be Loose?” to become an expert in sizing your nose ring. And, many people claim that nose rings are more comfortable to wear than traditional earrings. Since they can be easily removed and replaced, nose rings offer a great way to change up your look without having to commit to a new piercing. Save money if you have extra nose rings laying around.
So, Can You Use Nose Rings As Earrings?
Can nose rings be used as earrings? Are nose rings safe to be used as earrings? There are two primary types of nose rings: those that are inserted through the nostril, and those that are inserted through the septum. Septum piercings are usually believed to be “riskier” because they are pierced into a sensitive area of cartilage.
As long as you use high-quality nose rings, only get pierced by a professional, and follow careful aftercare for your piercing, you should be safe. Can you use nose rings as earrings after proper care? Yes, you can! But before you go ahead and put your nose ring in your ear, there are a few things you need to know.
First of all, not all nose rings are suitable for wear in the ears. Note that studs for nose piercings are typically 18G to 20G in size, while earrings are 22G. Yet, if your nose ring has a heavy gauge or is made of a certain type of metal, it may not be safe to wear in your ears. It's always best to check with a piercer or doctor before putting any type of jewelry in a new piercing.
Secondly, you'll need to clean your nose ring thoroughly before wearing it in your ear. This is because bacteria can build up on the jewelry, which can lead to infection. So make sure you give your nose ring a good clean with some antibacterial soap before putting it in your ear.
What About Vice Versa - Can Earrings Be Used As Nose Rings?
Can nose rings be used as earrings? You already know by now that the answer is yes. While nose rings have been traditionally worn in cultures around the world for centuries, earrings have only been widely adopted in the last few hundred years. Nevertheless, both earrings and nose rings serve the same basic purpose: to adorn the body in a beautiful way.
So, can you use earrings as nose rings? The short answer is yes. In fact, many people who have their nostrils pierced also choose to get their ears pierced so that they can interchange their nose rings and earrings. However, there are a few things to keep in mind if you plan on wearing your earring as nose ring.
Firstly, make sure that your nostril piercing is fully healed before you attempt to wear your earring in your nose. Secondly, remember that not all earrings are created with premium quality metal such as titanium or stainless steel; some are made with materials that are not suitable for wear in the nose. So, choose your earrings carefully if your goal is to wear them in your nose as well.
Finally, think about the size of your earring. If the gauge of your ear piercing is too small, then your nose ring can close up as you wear it in your nose. Why a nose ring close up? Your body might perceive the placement of the new earring as a wound and work to heal it by sealing it up. This is where the proper aftercare really makes a huge difference.
It is important to do your research before putting your earring as a nose ring for this purpose. With these considerations in mind, there is no reason why you can't enjoy the beauty of wearing both earrings and nose rings.
However - should you wear nose rings as earrings, and vice versa? Let’s take a look.
Why We Recommend Sticking With The Jewelry’s Intended Purpose
As any fashion-savvy individual knows, jewelry is much more than just a way to accessorize. It can also be a versatile tool that can be used for a variety of purposes. For example, many people use nose rings as makeshift earrings when they can't find their actual earrings. While this may seem like a creative solution, we recommend sticking with the jewelry’s intended purpose. Wear your nose rings in your nose, and wear your earrings in your ears.
Depending on the type of nose ring you have, it can be very difficult to remove once it’s been inserted into the earlobe. Check out “Nose Ring vs Stud: Which Piercing Style is Right for You?” to get more clear about the type of nose ring that suits your desires.
While it may be tempting to get creative with your jewelry, we recommend sticking to its intended purpose. Your ears (and your skin) will thank you.
Looking For Real Diamond Nose Rings?
While we do recommend you stick with the jewelry’s intended purpose, you can trust that Roy Jewels real diamond nose rings can also be used as earrings in a pinch. In fact, our jewelry is made from premium quality metals and we think they make the perfect accessory for any outfit. Whether you’re dressing up for a night out or just accenting your everyday style, our nose rings add a touch of glamour and sophistication. Plus, they’re easy to wear and can be swapped out to suit your mood or outfit. So go ahead and experiment with different looks – we know you’ll love our nose rings as much as we do.
Can Nose Rings Be Used As Earrings? Closing Thoughts
If you're thinking about getting your first nose ring, you may be wondering if you can also use it as an earring. After all, they're both pierced holes in your head, so why not save a little money and get two piercings for the price of one? Unfortunately, it's not that simple.
Nose rings and earrings are made of different materials. Nose rings are usually made of surgical steel, titanium, or gold, while earrings are typically made of sterling silver or gold. This difference is important because the materials used in nose rings can cause an allergic reaction when worn in the ears. Nose rings are also a different size than earrings. The studs for nose piercings are typically designed with a smaller gauge whereas earrings tend to have a larger gauge. Wearing a nose ring that is too small for your ear can affect the beauty, yet it will be comfortable and easy to wear.
So, if you're looking for a way to change up your style, why not try wearing your nose ring in your ear? You might just start a new trend with your new premium quality jewelry. At Roy Jewels, we believe in fashion freedom, which is why we offer a range of diamond nose rings that can also be worn as earrings. That's right - with our versatile nose rings, you can have the best of both worlds.
Whether you're looking to add a touch of glamour to your look or simply want a change of pace, our nose rings are perfect for any occasion. So why not give them a try? We promise you won't be disappointed.