Trend Update – Belly Button Piercing in Comic Book Cosplay

For those of you who may not recognize the term “cosplay,” essentially it means playing a favorite comic book hero in costume, like dressing up as Wonder Woman to go to a comic book convention.  The comic book trend has reached an all time high in the past decade, with higher turnouts at local conventions, and more comic book hero movies coming to the big screen than ever before (the Spiderman franchise, the Fantastic Four, the Incredible Hulk, the X-Men series, Thor, Captain America, Iron Man, and Green Lantern, just to name a few).

Belly Rings for Character Costume

But the most impressive trend tied to super heros and comic book heroins for the pierced in the amazing rise in cosplay.  Character photography is everywhere, costumes are now readily available, as well as fabrics for designing custom creations, and there are even entire shops in areas of Japan dedicated solely to character play and costume.

For those of us with belly piercings, the amazing addition of a spectacular navel ring is the finishing touch to our favorite costume.  Recently the most popular styles have come to include stars for many female characters.

Star Themed Belly Button Rings for Cosplay

Also picking up speed are rich looking cascade design belly rings (those that have elongated chandelier dangles that form an oblong or diamond shape.)

Cascading Dangle Belly Rings for Cosplay

And lets not forget the advent of blended bright colors, which really adds that little something extra to a simple character ensemble.

Bright Belly Rings for Costume Play

With so many amazing and blingy, hero worthy belly rings out there, it seems there’s no excuse for not getting into the cosplay spirit, even if it is just for Halloween.

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