Large gauges are the latest trend in piercing. Large gauge jewelry is less frequently used, as it requires additional stretching. Not many would go for that, so large gauge jewelry is associated with rebellion and originality. The designs of it are also quite provocative. In the matters of large gauge jewelry one must be very patient and careful as stretching is no easy task. If done too hurriedly, it may lead to torn skin, scars and other unpleasant consequences.