Choosing a ring to last a lifetime is no easy task.
But some newly engaged couples are going a step further to show their devotion to each other.
Brave brides-to-be are opting for microdermal implants - a kind of surface piercing.
Instead of a band, a jewel is embedded in the skin.
Would you want to take a painful trip for a piercing after your partner proposed?
Well, they do say love hurts.