Jewellery is not purchased often but we need it anytime. Women in India never miss wearing jewellery for parties and weddings. Delicate earrings and bangles are also worn casually as daily wear. Ornaments too require care and maintenance for a good life and lustre. The lustre can diminish even while you do not use them.
We are glad to share some best tips to care for jewellery. These are simple tips and easy to implement in a very short time. Once you know the tips, you can keep the lustre of your ornaments intact for a longer time. Here are some of the most common and easy tips.
Tips to Care for Gold Jewellery
Gold is a metal that does not get degraded. However it loses shine over a period of time. The jewellery can also lose lustre even while you do not use them. Wrap the gold necklaces, chains, bracelets, and earrings in a soft cloth. You can prevent them from getting tangles and scratches. Always avoid jewellery from any exposure to chemicals.
If any part of the jewellery is broken, do get it fixed by the jeweller. If you are giving your jewellery for cleaning or polishing, rely only on reputed jewellers. Try to keep the jewellery in a safe way to prevent scratches and frictions.
How to Care for Silver Jewellery
Silver Jewellery needs a good cleaning session or washes after a certain time. Silver easily gets tarnished and loses its lustre whether you use it or not. However, it is simple to bring a spark to your silver ornaments. Even a mild wash with normal detergent can also make it shine. You can also use silver dips to clean the jewellery. Do not use the dip the jewellery embellished with precious stones like opals and malachite.
Give a very gentle wash to your silver jewellery. Harsh wash can damage the pieces like earrings and necklaces. Keep cleaning your silver jewellery regularly. This will help you to save cost on polishing. Also take care in storing silver pieces to keep the lustre intact for a long time. When you are wearing silver jewellery, do not expose them to chemical products like perfumes and other household chemicals. Do not keep silver ornaments in direct sunlight and moist areas. Store them in a dry and clean place.
Silver pieces also lose their spark after every wear. You may clean them after you wear them for any function. Whether it is gold or silver, wear them after spraying perfumes, body spray, and hair spray. These simple jewellery wearing tips can also help you in preserving their beauty and shine for a long time.