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A chastity ring or "purity ring" is a ring that is worn on the ring finger of the left hand to symbolize that an individual is waiting until after marriage to become sexually active. These rings are worn by both males an... More »

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The promise ring is usually worn on the ring finger of the left hand if the ring is meant to symbolize chastity or pre-engagement. If the promise ring isn't symbolic of either of those, it can be worn on any finger. More »

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Because there are no rules on which finger to wear an anniversary ring, a woman can wear it on the same ring finger as engagement and wedding rings, on the third finger of the left hand or on the right hand. It really de... More »

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A promise ring can be worn on any finger of either hand, regardless of the reason this particular type of ring is worn. In the case of pre-engagement, while the "any finger" choice is still valid, the ring is typically p... More »

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To measure your finger for using a ring size chart, wrap a tape measure snugly around your finger and not where it overlaps to form a circle. Compare the measurement with a ring size chart to determine your ring size. More »

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To measure a person's ring size with a piece of paper, cut a thin strip of paper and tape one edge of the paper to the knuckle of the person's ring finger. Wrap the strip around the finger, mark the spot that meets the e... More »

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A ring turns a finger green because of a chemical reaction involving the metal mixed with acid naturally present in a person's skin. The higher the acidity level in an individual's skin, the quicker the discoloration occ... More »

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