How Do You Clean And Store Silver, Gold, Diamond And Pearl Jewelry?
Cleaning and correctly storing your jewelry will help it keep sparkling, increase the longevity of the piece and enhance its wearing pleasure. Let’s first take a look at how to effectively and safely clean various types of jewelry. Gold Jewelry One of the simplest and economical ways to clean gold jewelry is to take a bowl of lukewarm to warm water, mix in a little mild detergent soap, immerse the jewelry piece and let it sit for a few minutes which will help dislodge residue and grime. Then use a soft toothbrush to gently scrub the piece. Put the piece under running water to wash of the soapy solution, then pat dry with a soft lint free cloth. You can also use commercial jewelry liquids at most jewelry stores. Please follow the user instructions when using these. Silver Jewelry Silver jewelry should be cleaned using the least abrasive silver polish. Apply the polish with a soft cloth and gently rub the piece, wipe away any excess polish. You can also use spray polish. Diamond Jewelry