I love my lady and I like to look sexy in my dresses. I don't need to wear the ring, I do so because I like to wear it. It is nothing to do with gender or sexuality. This Indian friend later told me that his dad hailed from the Indian state of Rajasthan, where there is a tradition to pierce both ears - for men and women - when they are very young. You should know that the type of body jewelry is the one that determines whether an ear piercing is either masculine or feminine. When men first started wearing earrings in each ear, I tried it out, liked it and have worn them ever since.
Sailors believed that if their bodies were recovered after a sailing accident that the person would take the earring as payment for a proper burial, but pierced ears on sailors also represented a sailor who had sailed around the world or survived a sinking ship. Whoever found their bodies would take their jewelry as payment. When i was at school the hardest kids all had a stud in their left ear and i used to get really jelous of them. Earrings mean many things to many men. Did not hurt a bit.
It's a probability that it is an old school piercing, left ear in males indicated they were not gay. We could all take a lesson from Van Buren, who in 1991 to a wife's question about her husband's new earring. A few peyote stitches later, her mastery of the stitch becomes an obsession and soon she will have you tethered to her belt with jewelry! As a guy, you have a freedom to decide if to pierce 1 or both of ears depending on your personal interest and preference. You should get out more see the world and enlarge your mind my friend. If we compare the clothing and apparrels of different cultures, we will probably find in each something that the sexes in others would not wear because they look like they belong to the opposite sex. Before you make a decision, it is advisable to visit the piercing studio and find out the appropriate piercing fashions that are recommended for 1 or 2 ear piercings for men.
People like to do things that they are specifically instructed not to do. In the '80s, wearing an earring in the right ear meant the wearer was a homosexual, but an earring in the left meant the wearer was straight. However, some types of ear piercing are more masculine while others are feminine. There is no declarative instruction on apparel for gays or lesbians. Im not gay either my parents think i am because i wear the earing but as a matter of fact i put it on my left i had 2 earings before one on the right and left but my parents wouldn't stop bothering me so i took them off.
Otherwise, you'll just have to find some for your pointless bitchery needs. Ladies, what do you think of men wearing earrings? I cant explain how much i like wearing it it just feels awesome. I also remember that I never really noticed which particular ear was pierced - left or right - but I did notice when both the ears were pierced. A few studs, most of them are dangles - some are pretty outrageous! This can appear symmetrical pleasing as both ears have a similar piercing. This will like an evil thing.
I have a professional job and have never had any negative comments. Modernly, most males will get their left ear and not their right, because the right ear means they are homosexual. It is believed that the point of vision in acupuncture is situated in the center of the lobe. Finally, the piercer would use a piercing gun to create a hole in your earlobe or edges and fix it with the appropriate jewelry earring. In the 1920s, it became popular for sailors to pierce their ears based on superstition. To make it even more confusing, in Chicano culture one side meant that the first girl you had sex with was over 14 and the other side meant under 14. Fortunately, this rule - as ridiculous as it is - is long dead and gone.
It was also thought that piercing the earlobe helped maintain healthy eyesight and hearing, and can be considered a very primitive form of acupuncture. I think people on here are just mistaken or are remembering wrong. Many young men wear ear studs or hoops as a style statement because they want to or find it attractive or stylish or to enhance their looks. Consider the kilts skirts worn by some men of Holland. Also, guys can pierce both of 2 ears. So since gay people were doing this on purpose then you are wrong. This taboo remained true for many years, and while some male earring wearers may have used a single ear piercing as a symbol or code representing their sexual preference, it unlikely to have ever represented the majority opinion.
I didn't even check when i got my done because i don't care. Have you ever heard about some stories that are related to the meaning of wearing one earring on a man? The small piercing is made on the bottom of the earlobe. The Buccaneer was known to be a group of sea pirates that existed during that early period of about the 1980s. It's rude and not in keeping with modern social acceptance. And a lot of the time, these people are confident and attractive enough to pull it off. Since metal repels spirits, having earrings would keep those pesky spirits from entering your body.
For a guy, it is advisable you select an ear piercing designs that are appropriately characterized for men. A stud is one thing, and I'm all for that. For instance, earlobe piecing will require a different earring as compared to other piercing styles such as industrial, helix and tragus piercing. Snug ear piercing fashion is also called anti-helix piercing. Yeah I have this debate occasionally myself.