Body Jewelry Gauge Size Chart

These are the standard sizes used for different piercings in body jewelry. We cannot guarantee that this is the size used for your particular piercing- this is only a list of the standard gauges and lengths used by professional piercers. Each person's body is different, so piercers will use various gauges and lengths depending on what will suit your body best.

Gauge & Length Reference

The gauge is the thickness of the jewelry. The length is the distance from one end of an object to the other. if you need some help measuring thickness and length, please take a look at pictures below.

   Gauge Size Chart
Gauge
20 GA
18 GA
16 GA
14 GA
12 GA
10 GA
8 GA
6 GA
4 GA
2 GA
0 GA
00 GA
Millimeters
0.8 mm
1 mm
1.2 mm
1.6 mm
2 mm
2.4 mm
3 mm
4 mm
5 mm
6 mm
8 mm
10 mm
   Length Size Chart
Gauge
1/4"
5/16"
3/8"
7/16"
1/2"
9/16"
5/8"
3/4"
Millimeters
6 mm
8 mm
10 mm
11 mm
12 mm
14 mm
16 mm
19 mm
Gauge
7/8"
1"
1&1/4"
1&3/8"
1&1/2"
2"
Millimeters
22 mm
25 mm
32 mm
35 mm
38mm
51mm
how to measure the gauges and lengths of body jewelry
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