The beauty of navel rings is what they do not only to the person wearing it but the pleasure it gives to any one that sees the piercing, navel rings are exotic and this fact has made it one of the most popular piercing that is performed.
It is so popular because of the number of celebrities that are wearing them, whether they are musicians, actors or athletes, and once it has been accepted by them it is almost a given that most everyone else will be having navel rings if not with a real piercing than a fake one. Piercing to beautify the body has been practiced for a very long time, it is not a fad recently invented and because of mass media most people think it is a recent phenomenon.
While the reason for having navel rings might be influenced by others, you should always do what makes you happy because it is what you want. Having a piercing on your belly button is a procedure that takes a long time to heal before you will be able to put on any navel rings of your choice; as a matter of fact it is one of the piercings that takes the longest to heal. So after you have had the piercing make sure that you are following proper care in cleaning the site because of possible infection, as we mentioned it takes a long time and it is usually five months to a year.
Once it has healed though, having navel rings is one of the most beautiful and eye catching piercing a person can have, the play full nature of jewelry for the navel makes it a great source of inspiration for the piercings manufacturer, and jewelry available for the navel are many, and of course having fun shopping for them is part of the enjoyment.
The navel rings come in different price ranges and are available almost every where, and there are jewelers making these pieces from every conceivable material. The most common navel rings are made of surgical grade stainless steel, and this is the most common because it is usually the piece that is put on there during the piercing. After the stainless steel, precious metals such as silver and gold are also used, and there are even pieces with precious stones, and what will limit what kind of navel rings you will have is your budget. The online market place is a good source for finding all the types of materials and styles of navel rings available, so have a look and enjoy the experience.