Jewellery Care Guide


Warm, soapy water is always safe, and the best method to clean most Gemstones, soapy water is always safe. Ultrasonic and steam cleaners are never recommended. Most of the Colored gemstones react differently to heat and have different hardness levels.


Diamonds are a lifetime possession. Caring for your lab-grown diamond and diamond jewelry is as crucial as investing in diamonds in the first place.

Handling of your Diamond Jewelery

Diamonds are a lifetime possession. Caring for your lab-grown diamond and diamond jewelry is as crucial as investing in diamonds in the first place.

Handling of your Diamond Jewelery

Always hold a diamond by the main part of the metal, not the setting or the diamond. Remove your diamond jewelry during manual tasks like cooking, cleaning, moving furniture, gardening, etc. Even though diamond is the hardest stone on earth, it might get dirty and/or chipped due to these activities. It is also recommended to avoid contact sports and wearing two or more rings in the same finger. It is a cause of friction between the stones which can lead to stone wearing.

Dont’s: No Chemicals!

There are a lot of chemicals in everyday products that can affect the spark and surface reflection of your diamond piece. The most affected jewelry items are diamond finger rings and diamond earrings. Make sure to remove your jewelry before wearing any self-care products like makeup, hairsprays, lotions, perfumes, etc. as they contain alcohol and acids. Spas and chlorinated water and abrasives also possess a structural damage threat for diamonds as chlorine weakens the jewelry alloy.

Cleaning Your Diamonds

Diamonds are natural magnets for grease, hence while cleaning, the oil from your fingers might adhere to the jewelry surface and affect its brilliance. A simple plan to keep your diamonds sharp and beautiful is to soak them in a gentle degreasing solution, such as water, with a few drops of mild dish soap. This cleaning should be done once or twice a week. After you remove the diamond from the cleaning solution, use a clean and lint-free toothbrush to remove any surface dirt. Use a dedicated toothbrush for all your jewelry cleaning to finely dust the hard-to-reach curves and corners of accumulated oil and dirt. Fragile settings like older prongs in antique jewelry pieces or in places where the diamond is held in by the pressure from the shank should not be scrubbed vigorously.


If gold jewelry is worn every day, which it mostly is, it happens to come in regular contact with dirt. It might take a few knocks and develop surface scrapes and scratches.

Handling of your Gold Jewelery

To ensure that your Gold jewelry or medal lasts long, start by storing them in a cool and dry place, out of direct sunlight. Use hooks to hang your necklaces to prevent kinking and knotting in delicate gold chains. To prevent friction and scratches, separate Gold pieces on velvet-lined trays, in compartments, or in zipped bags.

Dont’s: No Chemicals!

Make sure you remove your jewelry and store them in a safe place before going for a swim or a bath. Chlorine isn’t good for the surface of Gold and can lead to discoloring or damage in the long run. Take note to never use toothpaste to clean any of your Gold pieces, be it jewelry, coins, or medals. Toothpaste is an abrasive substance and can cause irreversible damage to your Gold when used often.

Cleaning your Gold

Soak the gold jewelry in a cleaning solution made up of lukewarm water and dish soap for about 10-15 minutes. Gently scrub with a soft toothbrush and rinse under cold running water. Dry it with a soft lint-free cloth then allow it to air dry. Alternatively, you can also add equal parts of lemon juice and baking soda to make a cleaning solution for gold bracelets and chains.


Caring for gemstones so they appear clear and shiny might seem like a challenge, but it doesn’t have to be when you know the right steps to take. Gemstones vary widely in their physical properties, meaning that what is recommended for one stone may not be recommended for another. In fact, some care methods can even cause damage if used for the wrong stone.

Handling your Gemstones

All precious and semi-precious stones vary in their degrees of hardness. For example, diamonds are the hardest stones followed by rubies and sapphires. Emeralds, aquamarines, and topazes fall next in line on the hardness scale. Pearls, opals, and peridots are considered to be comparatively softer gems. Therefore, it makes all the more sense to handle your gemstones with delicacy and precautions. It is best to store gemstones in a padded jewelry box that offers proper protection. Take special care of your treated gemstones. As a habit, make sure to wrap and store all bleached and coated gems in a soft jewelry cloth in a cool and dry place. Filled gems should be prevented from high temperatures and air pressures at all costs.

Cleaning your Gemstones

Clean colored gemstone jewelry with a lint-free cloth or a soft-bristle toothbrush, with a solution of warm soapy water as the cleaning solution. Dry them gently with a lint-free cloth. To clean porous stones such as pearls and turquoise, use a damp soft cloth only and avoid the application of detergents and liquids. It is advised to consult your gemologist for specific product care suitable for specific gemstones.
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