Gemstones and Jewelry Care Tips
Caring for jewelry is a necessary part of owning fine jewelry. With proper care, your jewelry will bring you continued satisfaction of ownership over many years. We are bringing you this information to help you in caring for your jewelry and gemstones to get the desired longevity of your investment.
Some tips to remember when caring for your jewelry include:
- Avoid wearing fine jewelry when you’re performing manual labor tasks, such as housework. Especially if you are submersing your hands in liquids.
- Clean your jewelry periodically. This will help ensure the fine appearance and will help it last. See the cleaning techniques below for the specific type of jewelry you own.
- Use a soft brush to help remove dirt on the prongs of larger gem jewelry. A good brush to use is an old clean toothbrush.
- Use plain alcohol or vodka to help reduce greasy film on diamond jewelry prior to performing other cleaning.