How to Make Fake Piercings

How to Make Fake Piercings

Fake piercings are the latest trend opted by many who are scared of piercing those needles, wires, or pointed pieces of jewelry. There are many options which you can consider while buying one. And if you plan to make one yourself, then this HobbyZeal article may prove helpful to you.
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While body piercings are becoming a popular trend, that too different types of piercings adorning different areas of the body. Ever heard about fake piercings? Well, these basically are piercing jewelry that give an illusion of being pierced, whereas in reality, no part of your skin is pierced and no jewelry is inserted. These have become a popular choice of many who do not want to have permanent piercings or who are scared of needles and the ensuing pain.

This is an easy way to flaunt the trend, yet forgo the pain. Moreover, you don't have a puncture in your skin, which can look unattractive when you remove the pierced jewelry. The best apart about fake piercings is that you can even make one by to suit your tastes and choices. Here's how you can do it.

Making Fake Piercings
Fake piercings are easy to make. All you need to do is to get a few materials like craft wire, craft glue, tiny magnets, and simply get started. Yes, of course you can do it yourself.
  • Take a silver craft wire. Make sure that its thickness is same as that of a thin nose ring.
  • Now, cut it to have a 1-inch long piece of wire and sand it thoroughly, especially the sharp ends.
  • Glue one magnet at each end. Bend the wire into a circular shape.
  • Your fake piercing ring is ready to be used.
  • Slightly widen the ring by pulling apart the ends and wear it.
  • One magnet will stay on the outer side and another on inner side.
  • You can have some trendy body piercings using this piece. To make it even more trendy, you can twist the wire or add a small bead into it.

Jewelry Options
There's a wide range in designs and types available in this type of jewelry. From rings to studs, you have a lot of choices. Studs come in various stones and number of colors. While the white stones are most popular, you can go for a colored funky piece as well. These are basically magnetic fake piercings, which have one magnet behind the stud, and a separate piece of magnet. Fake lip rings, nose rings, and earrings are commonly opted pieces. Wearing tongue piercing rings is also a highly popular fashion trend. While some choose to have the simple rings, some opt for the more flashy pieces. These come with beads or stones in between. The twisted rings or broad rings are also bought by many for fake nose or ear piercing.

If you look at the variety available in fake barbells, you are sure to get surprised. Not only colors, but there are a number of shapes in these which look simply awesome when worn. Some have a rounded end and some have a cone-shaped pointed end. The press rings without magnets are also used for fake piercings. You have to just wear and press these, that's it! These will look like a pierced jewelry which cannot be identified from a distance. These also come with various designs and with or without studs. You can also opt for the U-shaped fake jewelry pieces which are usually used for nose or ear piercing, these stay flush to your skin, but will appear like real piercings.

If you are wondering where to get fake piercings jewelry, then just check out the various websites, where you can order these. You can also check out nearest shops selling fashion accessories which will definitely have a number of pieces and options in jewelry for fake piercing. The ultimate choice for fake piercings that look real are those pieces with magnets. Get your favorite piece and don that extremely sexy and bold look!
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