How to Efficiently Preserve Your Fashion Jewelry
Keeping your jewelry dry and clean is the key
To maintain the luster of your fashion jewelry, you should make sure to keep your jewelry clean and dry. Chemical products like oil, perfume or any type of cream should not come in contact with your fashion jewelry. Even the exposition to water is quite harmful for your jewelry. Make sure when you wash your hands or apply perfume, you should remove your jewelry first. This will also limit the greenish traces that your costume jewelry may leave over your skin.
Remove your fashion jewelry before going to bed
It is important to remove your costume jewelry at the end of the day before going to bed, as taking it on while you sleep may cause it excessive damage including breakage and tarnishing. Moreover, you may also experience scratches over your skin.
Use perfume or lotion before wearing your fashion jewelry
As perfumes are not 100% natural, it damages the fashion jewelry when comes in contact with it. Similarly, lotion contains such harsh chemicals that can potentially damage your favorite jewelry.
Avoid coating your costume jewelry
Coating your fashion jewelry might add style for a while but in a longer run it damages your fashion jewelry. From changing its color to changing its appearance, fashion jewelry has many adverse effects on jewelry. However, it is recommended to use a clear nail polish inside your fashion ring to avoid green traces over your skin.
Put your Jewelry off before you change clothes
Changing clothes while wearing your jewelry may cause damage to your jewelry. Say, while removing a t-shirt may cause an accidental pull of your pendant and the chain may break off. Not just the chances are high for the damage of your jewelry but also your clothes are equally prone to damage. In the same way, first you need to done away with your clothing and then should proceed to wear a matching fashion jewelry.
Fashion Jewelry is not meant for daily usage
Wearing your costume jewelry occasionally will give it a longer life. Try to give your fashion jewelry a little break from time to time as wearing the same piece everyday may lead to its discoloration. Varying your jewelry in accordance to you outfit not only enhance your style but also add life to your Jewelry and breaks the monotony. You may go will two or three fashion bracelet and wear them alternatively.
Avoid fashion Jewelry in course of excessive sweating
When you go for the activities like exercise which involves lots of sweating, you should avoid wearing your costume jewelry and the excessive sweat causes a chemical reaction between your skin and the fashion jewelry thus leaving behind the green traces.
Treasure your fashion jewelry carefully
Never keep your costume jewelry loose in a drawer as it is prone to breakage and damage this way. Maintain separate pouches for your jewelry that will not allow the different pieces to get rubbed with each-other. The necklaces should be hung vertically over the hooks to avoid knots in its chain. Jewelry armoire is a perfect way to treasure your fashion jewelry perfectly.
Wear your Jewelry after hair spray and makeup
While getting ready for a party, make-up and a perfect hair do with the help of hair spray are indispensable as essentials. But these contain some chemicals that can destroy your fashion jewelry. Hence it is recommended to wear your precious jewelry once you are done with your beauty routine so that there will be no direct contact of harsh chemicals with it.
Avoid wearing jewelry at Spa or Pool
The chlorine water can react with the metals of your precious and change the color of your favorite jewelry. Hence it is always suggested to not to wear your fashion necklace or any other statement jewelry when you are off for some water sports.
Never use jewelry cleaner
Most of the jewelry cleaners are meant to clean the jewelry crafted from silver, gold and platinum metals and are very harsh for fashion jewelry. Hence, you should never use such cleaners to clean your fashion jewelry.
Avoid chores like Laundry or Dishwashing while your jewelry is ‘on’
While Dishwashing or Laundry, many harsh chemicals will come in contact with your favorite bracelet or bangles and can affect their striking finish or may also cause its discoloration. Hence, while doing such chores, it is advisable to put off your jewelry first.
Add life to your fashion bangles or your favorite cameo necklace with these easy tips and maintain their look as new forever. Save your hard-earned money with these easy tips which will allow reusing your jewelry for a longer time.
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