Jessica Biel Wears a Nose Ring to Met Gala — and She’s Not the Only One!

Jessica Biel (Splash News)Jessica Biel looked ready to rock when she hit the red carpet at the punk-themed Met Gala -- and it had a lot to do with her fake nose ring.

The 31-year-old, who is known for being fairly conservative on the red carpet, wore a black Giambattista Valli creation, featuring a web-like pattern throughout, to Monday's star-studded event celebrating "Punk: Chaos to Couture." Unlike, say, Ginnifer Goodwin or Emmy Rossum, Biel barely wore any makeup and had her hair slicked back -- perhaps to draw attention to the highlight of her look: a faux septum piercing.

Mrs. Timberlake's silver nose ring was fairly subtle -- you had to be up close to really see it. Vogue U.K. went as far as to describe it as "discreet."

Biel wasn't the only celebrity to sport a fake piercing at the event, which was like a who's who of Hollywood with guests including from Beyoncé, Katie Holmes, Blake Lively, and Madonna. Model Karen Elson, 34, embraced the look when she hit the red carpet -- and she fully committed to it. Although she made a complete outfit change before hitting an afterparty, she kept the ring on -- and it worked with her leather minidress with embellishments.

Karen Elson (Getty Images) Jamie Campbell Bower (Getty Images)

And the look wasn't limited to the ladies -- as you can see from Jamie Campbell Bower's mug. "The Twilight Saga" actor, 24, hit the red carpet with his "Mortal Instruments" co-star and real-life girlfriend, Lily Collins. Not only did the Brit have a hoop dangling from his right nostril, but he also had two earrings.

For more of the best and worst fashion at the 2013 Met Gala, check out our red carpet gallery:

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