How to use Belly-button in a sentence
Styles in belly button rings continue to expand.
You should be knelt up straight with your belly button pulled in toward your spine.
For example, have you ever snorted cocaine from the belly-button of a famous female rock ' n ' roll star?
For a slimming effect, place the belt just below your ribcage and above your belly button.
Here you will find household brands like Gerber, which produces the classic little white tees that fit easily over your infant's head and dangle slightly below the belly button area.Advertisement
The first recorded instances of belly button rings are from ancient Egyptian civilizations.
In most cased, you must be 18 years of age or older to have your belly button pierced.
Initial piercings should be completed with surgical stainless steel belly button rings.
Barbell style belly button rings are measured in length and thickness, or gauge.
A hot trend in belly button rings is the spiral or twister style.Advertisement
Another thing you want to avoid is the He-Man style shirt that bares the chest down to your belly button.
The neckline dips in a circular fashion to reveal the belly button.
For example, when measuring the waistline, customers are instructed to measure the "natural" waistline, which brings the tape measure across the belly button.
One end of the umbilical cord is attached to the placenta and the other end is attached to the baby's belly button (umbilicus).
For example, the belly button is surprisingly reactive to all of the little kicks and all of the major growth.Advertisement
The surgeon makes two incisions, one beneath the belly button for the viewing instrument and one in the pubic area for the forceps.
The surgeon makes the incision right beneath the belly button because the fallopian tubes rest higher after a woman gives birth.
Low-rise bathing suit bottoms are like their lingerie counterparts, designed to ride a few inches below the belly button.
It fully covers the rear and front, and rises up to an inch or so below the belly button.
Some swimsuits will look exotic because they offer something that's not expected, like a one-piece swimsuit with a V-cut front all the way down to the belly button.Advertisement
You might also want to try dressing it down with a headband, but stay away from belly chains, long necklaces, chandelier earrings or chunky belly button rings.
It curves slightly beneath the belly button.
Here the mesh portion of the suit is found in two places -- right under the breast bone, and just below the belly button.
Tongue, nipples and belly button piercings are usually done with a 1.6mm gauge.
In fact, some will actually have a jewel on one end of the bar (like in belly button piercings).Advertisement
Depending on the length and the thickness, barbells can be used in facial piercings (eyebrows and ears), belly button piercings, male and female genital piercings, and tongue piercings.
Navel piercing and belly button piercing are essentially the same thing, although some contend that a "true" navel piercing is actually done in the remaining stump portion of the navel itself, casually referred to as the "outie".
Generally, a navel piercing is placed somewhere along the outer rim of the navel, and a belly button ring or some other piece of body jewelry is threaded through the opening to hang over the navel stump.
Having your belly button pierced by a friend with a piercing kit is not a safe option.
One such combination could be a pink flower ring around the belly button combined with the Chinese symbol for spirit or a tribal swan.Advertisement
Getting multiple belly button piercings is a great way to transform an ordinary belly button piercing into a more serious piece of body art.
Having multiple belly button piercings marks the wearer as a devotee of body modification and avoids the cliché of a single belly button piercing.
The most common belly button piercing extends from the top lip of the navel downward.
This can be mirrored on the other side by what is known as an inverse belly button piercing.
Inverse navel piercings run through the lower lip of the navel and extend upwards into the center of the belly button.Advertisement
One of the purposes of multiple belly button piercings is to create a look of symmetry.
A plain soap that is free of perfumes and dyes is a good choice for your belly button piercing aftercare regime.
Following these steps every day will help your belly button piercing stay clean and reduce irritation.
Healing a belly button piercing takes anywhere from six months to one year.
During the belly button piercing aftercare stage, you can expect that your piercing will be sore.Advertisement
While your belly button piercing is healing, avoid touching it with dirty hands.
The belly button piercing procedure is similar to many other body piercing techniques in that it needs to be performed by a trained professional who can assess your suitability for this piercing.
These are essential parts of the belly button piercing procedure.
All tools used in a belly button piercing should be single use and disposable or freshly autoclaved to prevent the spread of blood borne illnesses.
Your piercer will evaluate your belly button placement and size before selecting the proper sized jewelry.Advertisement
Proper aftercare is critical to healing a belly button piercing which can take from six months to one year to heal completely.
The belly button piercing is idolized in popular culture and a common "entry level" piercing for clients new to body art.
Since belly button piercings are a common first body piercing, many people who are interested in getting this piercing have no prior knowledge of the process.
A belly button piercing is properly performed by a professional piercer using a needle, unlike ear piercings which may be performed with a piercing gun.
How much does a belly button piercing hurt?Advertisement
Remember, this part is over quickly, and the end result of a beautifully pierced belly button will be worth it.
This is normal in a fresh piercing and particularly common in belly button piercings where clothes and movement can increase the irritation.
The pain of a belly button piercing is subjective, and the aftercare process is time consuming and requires responsibility.
Before considering a belly button piercing, be sure that you can follow the aftercare steps and you're ready to continue the healing process for up to one year.
Finally, remember that while the pain of a piercing may be subjective, the look and feel of a healed belly button piercing is worth the time and effort.
The risk of piercing your belly button is something that should be considered before you undertake your piercing.
Any piercing offers risks, and the belly button piercing is not an exception.
A belly button piercing takes anywhere from six months to one year to heal completely, and even complete healing does not mean the risk ends there.
The potential risk of piercing your belly button includes everything from scars to serious blood borne illnesses.
So if you have a history of keloid scars, a belly button piercing may not be for you.
Avoid using materials such as gold and silver as your initial belly button jewelry since they have high nickel contents.
The most serious risk of a belly button piercing comes from the potential for blood borne illness.
Remember to stay grounded, your feet should be flat, center the movement below you belly button to the ground.
Burning fat off the midsection -- especially the lower portion, around and below the belly button -- can be a challenge.
Pull back until you sit up straight, squeeze your scapulae together and bring in the handle towards your belly button.
It pulls your belly button towards your spine.
Engage your core muscles by drawing your belly button toward your spine.
Keeping your hips stationary and the medicine ball tracking with your belly button (i.e., not twisting your arms), twist your entire torso to the right as you attempt to touch the medicine ball to the ground.
I would say my absolute favorite would be the one-piece, either with a splice in the chest that dips all the way down, showing the belly button, or with a chunk of fabric missing in the middle, again revealing the belly button.
Think of "boy short" bathing suits and panties where the waist comes all the way up to the belly button.
They typically have full rear panels and fit at the belly button or higher.