**What Size Gauge Is A Regular Earring**. If you can move it around a little bit try an 18G size. These are among the smallest sizes and are designed to create small holes sized for standard pierced earrings.

For example AWG 12g is 21 mm but SWG 12g is 26 mm. Both AWG and SWG express sizes as a gauge but the numbers are different. 3810mm 71611mm Tongue Rings.

### If you can move it around a little bit try an 18G size.

11 mm 043 inch. For larger gaugeslike stretched ear lobesthe smallest gauge usually starts at size 8 and goes up from there. 00g is equal to about 38 of an inch. Piercing jewelry ranges in size from 22G - 00G.