Getting Prepared For Your Nose Piercing: Styles, Sizing ...

These pieces need to be handmade to custom fit the wearer’s nose. 20 Gauge (.8mm thickness) The standard size for a nose ring, 20 gauge jewelry is what you’ll find most nose studs and hoops come in. This is the smallest size gauge of body jewelry that’s commonly used compared to other body jewelry like earrings and belly button piercings.…

Sizing your Nose Piercing — BijouFish

Since all noses are unique, BijouFIsh nose hoops are made to order in the metal, gauge and diameter you need for a custom fit. GAUGE. Gauge (ga) refers to the thickness of the wire. Most piercing parlours use a 16 or 18 ga ring for your initial piercing. BijouFish carries 18 ga through 26 ga wire, with 26 ga being the thinnest and most delicate.…

What size nose ring do i need to get? Yahoo Answers

Dec 17, 2008 · a standard gauge size for a nose piercing is normally 18, but mine is a 20 so you'd want to check into that first. also, most places i've gone have had hoops that were way too big for my nose so i ordered mine online. go to painfulpleasures.com and look for it in the captive bead ring section. i got the smallest one, but depending on where you got it pierced, it will vary.…