Nipple Barbells & Hoops

Nipple piercings can feature more than one type of jewelry. 

Having more than one style of nipple jewelry allows for more comfort, customization and variety.

  • Straight Barbell (SBB)
  • Curved Barbell (CBB)
  • Captive Bead Ring (CBR)
  • Hanger
  • Clicker
  • Hinged Segment Ring (HSR)

The most common piece of jewelry worn in nipple piercings is a 14g straight barbell.

These barbells can feature ball, gem or opal ends with either a bezel or prong setting.

Captive bead rings, circular barbells (horseshoes), nipple hangers and shields are just a few more examples of nipple jewelry styles.

The three most common lengths for nipple jewelry are:

  • 1/2" (12mm)
  • 9/16" (14mm)
  • 5/8" (16mm)

If you need to determine what length and gauge you currently are wearing, purchase our convenient measuring magnet.

Our measuring magnet was designed with the utmost convenience in mind.

You simply use the right side measurements to find out quickly what length you need.

Our measuring magnet can determine:

  • Length
  • Gauge
  • Diameter


Read our sizing guide here.