Are Brass Earrings Safe. While these are made without nickel be cautious if your ears are sensitive to copper or brass as brass is actually an alloy made of copper. Jewelry made out of pure brass is non-toxic and thus safe but it is not surprising to find lead and nickel as brass additives.
Your body feels that the brass and the metals it contains could harm you and so your immune system goes into overdrive. However there is a caveat to this. Its also possible that you are allergic to copper or zinc in which case you should avoid wearing brass jewelry altogether.
Your body feels that the brass and the metals it contains could harm you and so your immune system goes into overdrive.
No brass earrings are not hypoallergenic earrings. So no cadmium-containing materials should be allowed in. If your skin turns green after wearing a necklace or earrings it most likely includes some amount of brass in its metal composition. Handmade 38 mm Round Hoop Ear wires.