Our Barrel Ear Backs feature a silicone rubber insert for strong holding power on any earring. Made of hypoallergenic Surgical Stainless Steel these Ear Backs are great for people with metal allergies. The Ear Back is plated gold, while the contact point of the Ear Back remains clean Surgical Steel. Quality made, these secure clutches will last a long time.
Surgical Stainless Steel is a hypo-allergenic metal which is perfect for anyone who suffers from allergies to nickel. Although all Surgical Stainless Steel contains nickel in trace amounts, the nickel is stabilized with the Stainless Steel and is considered to be safe for anyone who may have nickel allergies. Our products are made from high grade #316 or #430 Surgical Stainless Steel and meet the Mayo Clinic recommendations as well as the EU Nickel Directive. Surgical Stainless Steel is a great metal for jewelry making as it never tarnishes.