You don’t have to be first to be a trendsetter. Roc Nation rapper Lil Uzi Vert didn’t invent the idea of having a diamond face implant, but the allegedly $24 million pink diamond between his eyes drew the most attention and has inspired the likes of DMV-bred rapper Jay IDK to get his own face jewelry.
Jay IDK Shows Off His New Face Diamond
Instead of a gigantic rock in the middle of his forehead, Jay IDK went with a more subtle piece of ice on his cheek. The Pusha T and Tyler The Creator collaborator posted a video of the implant process along with proof that his diamond is real.
Lil Uzi Vert Embraces ‘WandaVision’ Jokes
Lil Uzi Vert has joined in on the jokes. The hip-hop star recently shared some pics of himself and embraced viral memes poking fun at his forehead diamond.
“𝔏𝔬𝔳𝔢 𝔪𝔢 𝔣𝔬𝔯 𝔴𝔥𝔬 ℑ 𝔞𝔪 . 🦇💔”
Check Out Lil Uzi Vert’s Wild Piece Of Jewelry
There are still a lot of questions about Lil Uzi Vert and his forehead diamond. Did he really get it implanted into his skin? Is the rock really worth $24 million? Why is he trying to morph into the dude from “WandaVision”? A few weeks ago, the chart-topping artist shared a video on Instagram showing off the diamond up-close.
“Beauty is pain 💎💕”
Uzi Tells The Story Behind The Diamond
On his Instagram Story, LUV went into detail about the procedure. He addressed those who said the diamond looks off-center.
“So it’s actually in the middle. I just got a long bar in it because I just got it pierced and the swelling. When the swelling goes down, I’ma get a short bar so it won’t move. That’s why I got a long bar in it, so it can move because of the swelling. When it go down, it gone be right though.”