Jessica Biel's Met Gala Nose Ring: Should She Leave It In?

05/07/2013 at 11:48 AM ET

Sarah Jessica Parker punk Met GalaDimitrios Kambouris/Getty

When we first saw Jessica Biel‘s outfit for the Met Gala, our first thought was that she belonged on our list of “Stars Who Punked Out.”

After all, her macramé Giambattista Valli Couture outfit was awfully sweet for such a tough-girl theme (Punk: Chaos to Couture).

But a closer look revealed that she added one bold accessory that took her look from princess to pretty punk: her delicate septum nose ring, which was the focus of a face with very little makeup.

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We find it hard to believe that the wife of a former member of *NSYNC would go for a permanent nose piercing — though this would be the first we’re learning of clip-in septum jewelry — but it’s still a pretty bold statement from the star.

Tell us: What do you think of Biel’s accessory? Should she leave it in?

–Alex Apatoff

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lora on

Not a fan of the septum piercing at all on anyone (although hers is barely noticible). Makes anyone look like a drug dealer or something. A tiny little diamond in her nostril would have been WAY more classy!

Nicki on

Jessica is pretty but she should take it out

Ella on

I don’t mind the piercing itself as it’s small and not so noticable, but I would have to say I don’t like it on Jessica- it detracts from the beauty of her face (which she has some killer cheekbones, let’s be real!)

suzanne on

definite no. Looks as though she needs a Kleenex.

Had Justin used one, his would have been MUCH MUCH bigger…

lily on

“a face with very little makeup?” What? What centimeter of her face, eyebrows, eyelashes, eyelids, lips does not have makeup here????? are you blind?

and I thought her surname was Timberlake now

tshape on

sure leave it in…your kids will love it, and after a few yanks, you can add something larger to fill the void – something unique – like a chicken bone. maybe when your 80, the it will only slightly separate, and hang from the cartilage…it’ll barely be noticeable. lol.

ppp on

under no circumstances should there be a ring in humans nose !!! Not even an animal”s nose !!

Sabrina on

Really not a fan of Septum piercings on anyone. I love nose piercings when it is on side, I think they can be very tasteful and pretty and elegant even with the right stud (Although I am biased, I have had a very small silver stud in my nose for over 10 years now)
Jessica is so beautiful and I love that she is willing to experiment with piercings, just wish she had not gone with this one!! It does nothing for her at all.

Debra on

Not if she has hayfever.

Princess007 on

They make “clip” nose rings. I found one at Claire’s a few years back, they aren’t that hard to find. I think she looks good with it…

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