Gold doesn’t get discoloured, but it gets dirty and dull by the oils present in your skin, body lotion, makeup or other cosmetic substances. An easy way to clean gold is by by putting the gold ornament in a mixture of kitchen detergent and water and letting it rest for a few minutes. Then, gently scrub the Jewellery with a toothbrush; remove the ornament from soapy water, rinse it and dry thoroughly with a soft polishing cloth.
Clean your sterling silver Jewellery with a soft 100% cotton cloth or flannel cloth and gently rub off any excess makeup. As silver is a very soft metal take special care not to rub it too briskly
Being soft, pearls need special care and attention. They should never be stored in a jewelry box next to other jewelry as the box and other pieces of jewelry can damage the pearls by scratching and nicking. Instead, they should be kept in a fabric lined box or fabric pouch. Skin produces acids and sweat that can harm pearls. So if they are worn regularly, pearls should be wiped with a soft cloth after every wearing. Special care should also be taken not to clean pearls with detergents, bleaches or any abrasive chemicals.
Gemstones are quite hard, buy they can get damaged from careless handling and negligence. Some of these tips will keep your precious stones in pristine condition all through the years.
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