Captive Bead Rings

cbr, bcr, captive tings

There are various types of body piercing jewelry nowadays but captive bead rings are the most common. Captive bead ring (CBR, or ball closure ring) can be worn in almost any type of piercing. It is like the circle made up of a wire with a bead fitted in it. The diameter of the wire provides the safety and the bead is unmovable and won't fall off. The bead is hold in the place with the tensile strength of the metal wire. Titanium, surgical stainless steel and sometimes gold make up the wire and the captive bead ring itself.

Captive bead rings are very popular due to their numerous positive characteristics. They have rounded edges and are closed in shape that makes them perfect for fresh still healing piercings. It can be worn many ways and on different parts of the body. People with nipple and lip piercing, eyebrow and nose piercing as well as genital piercing say that captive bead rings are really comfortable and safe to wear.
Captive bead rings can be used as piercing instruments. Some piercings may be pierced with captive bead ring because this type of jewelry makes the fresh piercing heal faster.
Particular design preferences and the type of piercing influence the gauge size of the captive bead ring.
Captive bead rings are available in various designs and materials and acrylic captive bead rings are really popular due to their variety of bright colors. Gold captive bead rings look elegant and chic and they are also in great demand.