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10 Interesting Facts About Belly Button Piercings!!
A navel piercing also referred to as a belly button piercing or an umbilical dip piercing is a type of piercing located through, in, or around, the navel. It may heal quickly and with no problems, like an ear piercing , or may heal more like a surface piercing with the associated extended healing time. Healing usually takes around months, or even more and as long as it is cleaned, it will heal nicely. The actual navel is not pierced when a navel piercing is performed. The most common form of navel piercing is through the upper rim of the navel. In ancient times the body piercing was a sign of manliness and courage. The Egyptian Pharaohs believed the earring at the navel to be a sign of ritual transition from the life at the Earth to the eternity.