Pressure earrings for dealing with keloid cysts and other ear problems can be purchased from a variety of vendors including Earlums, Delasco and Amazon. These suppliers carry both functional pressure earrings and stylish... More »

Stretching ear lobes is a slow process that involves gradually expanding a piercing by wearing progressively larger earrings over time. This process can take years. More » Beauty & Fashion Body Art Piercing

Plug earrings featuring jellyfish can be found through numerous online sources, including major retailers, such as Amazon, and through smaller businesses, such as the websites of tattoo artists and professional piercers.... More » Beauty & Fashion Jewelry & Watches

The gauge size of a standard ear piercing that accommodates standard earrings is 18 or 20 gauge. The size of the piercing and the size of jewelry used in the piercing is determined by the gauge; the higher the gauge numb... More » Beauty & Fashion Jewelry & Watches

Pressure points on the ear can be found through the use of reference charts and the use of massage and acupressure. These pressure points can be used to relieve earaches, ear infections, and tinnitus. More »

Symbolism associated with ear piercings has all but vaporized since the close of the 20th century as body piercings have been embraced by pop culture. According to, between 1960 and 1990, gay American men pie... More »

Door knocker earrings are large earrings that resemble old-fashioned door knockers in appearance. On a door knocker earring, a large ring or triangle shape is suspended below the earlobe from a piece inserted through the... More » Beauty & Fashion Jewelry & Watches