How to Take out a Seamless Nose Hoop

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Seamless rings, also known as segment rings, are frequently worn in nostril, septum, eyebrow, lip and nipple piercings. Seamless rings work similarly to captive bead rings, in that they are C-shaped and use tension to hold the ring closure in place. Unlike bead rings, segment rings give the appearance of a continuous hoop that moves freely through the piercing. A tool called ring expanding pliers allows you to pop out the closing segment without bending the ring.

Things You'll Need

  • Ring expanding pliers
  • Rotate your jewelry, so that the closure segment is on the outside of the piercing.

  • Insert the tip of the ring expanding pliers into the middle of your seamless ring.

  • Grasp the closing segment with your thumb and forefinger.

  • Push the handles of the ring expanding pliers together gently, until the segment comes loose and you can pull it out of the ring.

  • Rotate the jewelry, until the opening comes out of your piercing. Pull downward to remove the segment ring from your nose.

Tips & Warnings

  • Never attempt to remove jewelry yourself, if your piercing is not completely healed. Visit a professional piercer whose ring expanding pliers are autoclave sterilized to avoid introducing bacteria into your piercing.

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