What kind of earrings can I wear in my rook piercing?
The most popular and best fitting earrings for a rook piercing are tiny hoops, huggies, or clickers in solid gold.
What size earring will fit my rook piercing?
Sizing for rook piercings changes based on your anatomy. For most folks, we recommend purchasing Estella hoops in 5mm to 7mm for a snug fit. If you have any questions, please shoot us a message, refer to your own anatomy, previously owned jewelry, or visit a local piercer for further guidance.
How do I measure my rook?
You can measure the post of any earrings that currently work for your daith piercing, or visit a local piercer who will be able to guide you further.
How long should I wait to switch jewelry in my new rook piercing?
It typically takes 6-9 months for a rook piercing to heal, but it can take longer for some people. You'll know your ear is healed when pain, discharge, swelling, and/or redness goes away.
How do I change out my rook earring?
Depending on the kind of earring you’re removing, and replacing it with, see below:
Internally Threaded Flat Back
To Remove: Hold the back of the earring firmly, and twist the head piece to loosen and remove it from your ear.
To Wear: Insert the flat back from the backside of your piercing, then fit and tighten the head (front piece) until snug, but not tight.
To Remove: Hold the head of your earring (front piece) as you unscrew the butterfly back.
To Wear: Insert the head of your earring through your piercing, then screw the back on to fasten.
To Remove: Gently lift the post from its latch, you’ll feel a click as it opens. Remove from piercing.
To Wear: Gently insert the hoop’s post through your piercing, and gently fit it into the latch. You’ll feel a small click assuring you your earring is secure.
To Remove: Gently pull apart at the hinge, the curved post will come apart from its catch. Remove from piercing.
To Wear: Thread the curved post through your piercing and then gently shut the latch back at its hinge.
To Remove: Gently pull the front and back piece of your hoop away from each other, and find your huggie open up.
To Wear: Gently thread the post through your piercing, fit the post into the back piece and pinch to shut. You’ll feel a small click assuring you your earring is secure.