Small gold lock - Padlock on medium chain necklace
How To Take Care Of Your Fashion Jewelry
Jewelry that is meant to last many, many years. Keep reading to find out how to care for your costume jewelry so that it lasts (almost) forever!
- Keep your jewelry dry
- Your jewelry should be the last thing you put on and the first thing you take off
- Store your jewelry properly
- (How to) Keep Your Jewelry Clean
Care Tip: Keep Your Fashion Jewelry Dry and Tarnish Free
Keeping your jewelry dry is a great way to keep your jewelry tarnish free.
Don't Wash Dishes or do Laundry with Your Jewelry on
Many cleaning products that come in contact with your beautiful jewelry that can take off the finish. Why? Because of the harsh chemicals.
Don't Wear Jewelry In Pool or at the Spa
Chlorinated water can react with the metals found in jewelry causing your awesome bangle or necklace to change color.
Don't Use Jewelry Cleaner
Cleaner made for silver, gold, or platinum is way too harsh for fashion jewelry which is usually plated with these precious metals.
Don't Put on Lotion or Perfume with your Jewelry on
For the same reasons listed above, lotions and perfumes that are not 100% natural can react unfavorably with your jewelry.
Basically, keep your jewelry away from the following:
- dishwashing soap
- silver cleaner
- other harsh chemicals