*$* Jewelry Care Tips *$*
Sterling Silver is an alloy of silver. It containing 92.5% by mass silver &
7.5% mass of other metal. That’s why it called 925 Sterling Silver. The
other metal can make precious metal strong enough to work and wear.
Without them, fine silver would be too soft as a metal for everyday of
jewelry. All sterling silver jewelry will age and tarnish naturally. And also
tarnishes quickly when it come into contact with oxygen. Please take note
that silver is very soft so the best way to clean it is using a jewelry
polishing cloth to do cleaning when it is tarnish. To further reduce the
tarnishing effect, if possible please store your jewelry in a zip lock plastic
bag to avoid direct contact with the air.
Stainless Steel jewelry will tarnish overtime but it won’t be rust. It also does
not tarnish as far as the silver but it’s depends you how to take care your
jewelry. All jewelry are better avoid direct contact chemical like perfume,
lotion or wear it when swimming. And remember before store in the box
have to clean it with polishing cloth after every time wearing.
Brass & Bronze
Brass & Bronze will become darken with wearing, it depending on our
body chemistry. Try to avoid your brass or bronze wet. If your jewelry
become darker then can use Abigail toothpaste with soft cloth try to clean
- Gold is a soft metal: while gold has a shine and a luster all its own, it’s also a soft metal. This makes is susceptible to dings, scratches, and dents. Be mindful of your gold rings, watches, and bracelets while you wear them and remove them while playing any high-contact sports.
- Chlorine is gold’s worst enemy: with repeated exposure, chlorine will weaken your gold jewelry’s structure and eventually lead to it breaking. Make sure to take your jewelry off before getting in a pool or spa.
- Cover or remove while cleaning: household cleaners with acids or abrasives will damage your jewelry’s finish. Be sure to use rubber gloves while cleaning (we recommend doing this anyway to protect your skin) or remove your jewelry altogether.
- Put your jewelry on last when getting ready: makeup, perfume, hairspray, and lotions can damage your gold. Be sure to put these things on before your jewelry to limit the exposure.
- Take jewelry off before bathing: wearing jewelry while you bathe can lead to a buildup of soap which will cause a film on your jewelry.