Body Piercing Size Chart FreshTrends

The gauge size of your piercing is the thickness of the bar that goes through your piercing. In other words, it's the barbell's thickness. Note that the thicker the barbell, the lower the gauge size. So a 12 gauge (or 12G) barbell is much thicker than a 20 gauge (20G) barbell.…

Typical Piercing Sizes Painfulpleasures Inc

On average, 14g tends to be the most common starting size for any surface piercing. Tongue: 14g tends to be the most common starting size for tongue piercings, but 12g is also a popular size for starter body jewelry in a tongue ring. You aren't limited to these sizes, but we only recommend asking for a larger gauge, not one smaller than 14g.…