GARUDA and Western Bohemian jewelry : 10 Gauge Earrings
10 gauge organic body jewelry - 10g gauged earrings
*Due to its organic nature, our Organic Body Jewelry and Gauged Earrings should only be used in well healed piercings.*
Please care for your organic jewelry in the following way:
cleaning: clean occasionally, as needed, with a mild soap and water. dry thoroughly. condition your organic jewelry lightly with jojoba oil or another natural oil.
do not soak in anything, do not boil or autoclave!
storage: store in a cool, dry place. (such as your dresser top or jewelry box.)
do not leave for extended time in your car, sunny window, or other hot or sunny place.
do not leave your organic jewelry in a place where it may become wet. (such as on your bathroom sink or in the shower.)
The piercing and lobe stretching of the ears
Piercing and stretching of the ear lobes is a time honored tribal tradition practiced by cultures across the globe for centuries.
Lobe stretching is practiced by many peoples, including Animists, Buddhists, and other Indigenous cultures all over the World. This cultural practice has been honored around the planet, and the people who participate in it have held ear piercing and lobe stretching in ritual regard and as a rite of passage, mark of knowledge & beauty. On every populated continent there has been in the past or is currently an indigenous community of people or cultural group whom use piercing and stretching in combination with unique and gauged earrings and adornments, and that probably includes you.
*Need help with finding your size? ...see our gauge size chart here