The latest fashion trend to hit the Netherlands is eyeball jewelery. Dutch eye surgeons have implanted tiny pieces of jewelery called "JewelEye" in the mucous membrane of the eyes of six women and one man in cosmetic surgery pioneered by an ophthalmic surgery research and development institute in Rotterdam.
The procedure involves inserting a 3.5 mm (0.13 inch) wide piece of specially developed jewelery usually a heart or star-- into the eye's mucous membrane under local anesthetic at a cost of 500 to 1,000 euros (900.00 u.s.).
In this article I'll be covering some shocking concepts in "Eye Bling" such as JewelEye (implanted metal in your eyeball!), Eye Tattoos (changing the whites of your eyes to other colors), contacts with hanging jewelry (ouch), and more. Complete with shocking videos!