Surgical Steel Straight Barbells are the most standard body jewelry type and come in a great variety of sizes in length and thickness. They can be used for almost all piercing. They can range from super tiny 0.8mm 20g tragus barbells with a length of just 5mm to a thickness of 10mm 0g with those big gauge tongue barbells. And let’s not forget about those industrial barbells with lengths of up to 52mm or 2”. Another common application areas for this type of body jewelry are nipple piercing, where they can be referred to also as nipple rings. Other areas of use are as bridge piercing or helix barbells. Also, they can be used for septum piercing for some persons.
Our high-quality straight barbells are made from 316L surgical steel compliant with the European nickel release directive and the REACH directive for lead and cadmium content. So they are suitable for initial piercings when adequately sterilized.
Our surgical steel straight barbells are available in the following standard thickness: 1.6mm, 1.2, 1mm, and 0.8mm (14g, 16g, 18g, 20g). Above that, we go into the range of big gauge barbells only used as tongue piercings.