History of the Earring…

History of the Earring…

Get this: Earrings weren’t always just beautiful jewelry that hung from your earlobes…

If you had been born in a different culture or time, you might have been using earrings to mark your social status, keep away evil, or even show your availability to marry. Earrings have a long and colorful history of being used in ceremonial, social, and religious settings for different purposes. They were worn not only on the ear lobes, but in other parts of the body too. While you may not believe now, like Indian brides did previously, that piercing your left nostril and putting an earring stud in it will drive away pain in childbirth, it can still be fun to discover why these earring customs took hold back then.
Sponsored Post Sponsored Post Sponsored Post Sponsored Post Sponsored Post

About Beauty Banter
Beauty Banter was launched in July of 2006 as a comprehensive beauty blog covering trends, tips and tricks, insider secrets, and weekly must-haves. Beauty Banter has a reputation of being on the cutting edge of emerging trends and product launches so our readers are always the first to know what’s hot and what’s just not.