Outies literally turn outward. When people get tummy tucks, it can change the shape of the belly button. The cord contains arteries and veins, and when the cord is cut it closes up. Yeah, that's physically impossible, except for people who are born on different planets with potentially no actual parents. Yes, people do go under the knife to change the appearance of their belly button. It was also deemed that having an attractive belly button may make you more attractive to a mate. You May Also Like.
This Day in History. It might be a good party trick if everyone was drunk enough because after it pops out it looks a little like a Who down in Whoville. The doc said it would likely heal itself and it did. The Who is brilliant!
If you think about it, it's most likely the largest scar on your body. Most people think that how a doctor clamps the umbilical cord plays an integral part in whether you form an innie or an outie. It's the most common formation when the scar is healing. When people get tummy tucks, it can change the shape of the belly button. Some perfectly unscientific articles say that the shape of your belly button can say a lot of things about your personality. After the umbilical cord is cut, it dries up and falls off, leaving the belly button in its place.