Protect the lustre, and plating (where applicable) of your jewelry by removing it when washing your hands, swimming in a pool or beach, exercising, cleaning and before applying any kind of body lotions, perfumes, hair sprays or other body products. Always wear your safety backs with your earrings to prevent loss. (we do no not replace lost items. You can also store your jewelry in the accompanied pouch.
Prolonged or repeated exposure to chlorine, salt water or other chemicals in cleaning products can harm gold jewelry. Gold jewelry does scratch. We recommend that you remove your jewelry when swimming, gardening or cleaning to prevent loss, reduce abrasions and prolong the luster. To clean gold jewelry, use a solution of warm water and detergent-free soap with a soft-bristled brush. Then, polish it with a polishing cloth. When not worn, store your gold pieces in soft cloth bags, a jewelry box, or the jewelry box that it came in to help prevent both loss, and damage. You can also, and should, at least occasionally get your jewelry professionally cleaned.
Sterling silver, also known as 925 sterling silver is an alloy containing 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% copper. It is nickel free and also hypoallergenic making it a safe favorite for wearers with sensitive skin.
Silver can react with chemicals found in air and produce tarnish; high moisture levels, exposure to sunlight and contaminants such as salt water increase this reaction.
Take steps to protect your sterling jewelry by keeping them in airtight packages, use tarnish-resistant products (such as tarnish tabs or strips) that absorb harmful chemicals, and store them in a cool, dry place. Most tarnish is easily removed by polishing with a cloth and mild abrasive or soaking in an anti-tarnish solution.
Wash your brass jewelry in warm water and a mild liquid soap. Use a soft cloth or brush to gently rub away any dirt on the jewelry. Once the pieces appear bright and clean, rinse the soap off and dry thoroughly.
Brass retains water spots which can create stains on your jewelry. Always ensure that you have dried brass jewelry thoroughly before wearing or storing to avoid water stains.