Pearls should be removed before washing hands, showering or swimming. Contact with water, hairspray, makeup and similar chemicals will dull the lustre and damage or loosen the pearl. After wearing, wipe pearls with a soft cloth and store separately from other items.
Complimentary Gemstone Cleaning and Checking
Diamond and colored gemstone jewelry, especially rings, should be checked every six months to make sure stones are secure.
Gemstone Enhancement Disclosure
It is a commonly accepted practice within the gemstone industry to process some gemstones in a manner that can enhance or modify color or clarity. It is safe to assume that, unless noted otherwise, all cut and polished gemstones purchased from any source have been treated in some manner.