What kind of earrings look good on guys?

What kind of earrings look good on guys?

What kind of earrings should guys wear? Guys can wear any kind of earring. Try classic options such as studs, hoops, dangly or novelty styles, gold or diamond earrings. If you’re into a more extreme look, opt for flesh tunnels, tapers, and barbells.

How many mm are long post earrings?


Standard Post Length
Ear Cartilage (Helix, Tragus, Conch, Lobe) 1/4″ (6-6.5mm)
Lips (Monroe, Medusa, Madonna) 5/16″ (8mm)
Nose (Bone, Screw, L-Shape) 1/4″ (6-6.5mm)

What size earring should a guy wear?

If you’re unsure which size would be right for you, know that most men prefer the look of a 1 carat diamond stud earring. If you’d like a more understated stud, you could go with a diamond that’s under one carat. If you’d like a more bold and striking stud, you may want to select a diamond that’s over 1 carat.

What mm is a normal stud earring?

1.2mm/16 gauge is the most common size ears are initially pierced with using a needle but if you’re unsure please contact your piercer or measure your existing jewellery.

Are earrings on guys unprofessional?

If you’re going into a formal office every day, it might be better to leave your new studs at home. Because in more traditional settings, male earrings are considered “alternative”, which can definitely be taken as “unprofessional”.

How thick should an earring be?

Standard earrings are typically 16-20 gauge, or 1.2 mm to . 8 mm. Thicker gauges require a larger piercing hole, so if you bought a 14 or 12 gauge post earring it may hurt your ears if your piercing is not wide enough to accommodate for the thickness of the post.

What MM is a normal stud earring?

What MM are studs?

However, please note that these are general recommendations and can be different depending on anatomy or style of piercing.

  • 24 Gauge (0.6mm)Nose Studs.
  • 20 Gauge (0.8mm)Nose Studs & Nose Rings.
  • 18 Gauge (1.0mm)Earrings, Ear Studs, Add-Ons, Nose Studs & Nose Rings.

Should guys get earrings?

Studs are a classic starting point, but there’s no reason that guys can’t try wearing dangle, hoop, huggie, or any other style of earring. As with all jewelry, guys should wear earrings that make them feel cool, comfortable, and confident.