The most common forms for the first use are the Barbell and the Ball Closure Ring. The barbell, mostly used in the tongue, also exists in a curved form (curved barbell) in which it often comes to use as eyebrow or belly tabbing piercing. The barbell is also used in surface piercings with angled ends (Surface Bar). A ball Closure Ring is often used in the nipple or earlobes. Labet plugs are used for piercings on the lips or in the area of the cheeks. In addition to the usual shutter balls, jewelry, spikes or other individual shapes can also be screwed on. Flesht tunnels or plugs are jewelry variations that find their uses for wide piercings. These can also be made from different shapes and materials. In a septum piercing, a so-called septum retainer can be used, which, without being visible as jewelry, prevents the stitch channel from growing. There are also other, elaborately worked, jewelry that is worn because of their sexually stimulating, effects or for aesthetic reasons. With its opening, a nipple hield can be placed on the nipple and fixed with a barbell. The Prince's wall is a pen that is inserted into the urethra and fixed with a prince albert piercing.
There is a variety of different materials that can be used as piercing jewelry.
Natural materials such as hardwood, horn or amber are also used as a piercing jewelry. However, natural materials are unsuitable for the first use.