What Size do I Need
Cartilage hoop gauge various from 16g to 20g, depending on the location you want to put in. And the hoop diameter you need will depend on your anatomy and personal preference. If your piercing is closer to the edge of your ear or want the hoop to be more snug, then a smaller diameter hoop workers better. The following picture shows the recommended hoop sizes, please keep in mind that it’s just for reference.
How to Measure Your Ear for Perfect Fit
Although there are recommended hoop sizes, you need to measure your own ear since everyone’s ear is different. Follow the instruction and find the size perfect for you.
1.Use a ruler to measure distance from the hole to the edge of your ear.
2.Add 1mm for snug fitting and 2mm for loose fitting.