Red coral jewelry is very attractive. Many women find it truly eye-catching and are eager to have it in their jewelry box. If you are one of them you should know that red coral jewelry is very delicate.
It requires specific care to keep it looking at its best with no scratches or color fading. Extensive use of the jewelry during physical activities may lead to cracks of the stones or even to their detachment. But be sure that extra work is well worth it. Red corals will make you happy for many years.
Please follow the instructions we provide below to make sure the red sponge coral jewelry makes you happy as long as possible.
First, you are going to use just plain water, no chemical substances. The water should be warm, but not hot. When exposed to high temperatures the coral may be damaged. So, put the soft cloth into the water of appropriate temperature. After that, wring it out properly ensuring that the cloth is just a little bit damp. It should be slightly warm at the moment already which is OK. Then start wiping the surface of the jewelry piece. You are not supposed to apply excessive force to the coral. Do not scrub it - the polished top is fragile and could be scratched when cleaned excessively. Regular cleaning is much better that aggressive and should allow you to keep the coral away from ingrained dirt.
As has been already mentioned above, no chemicals or cleaning liquids are allowed for usage with red coral. In case you need to clean the bezels you are free to use specific liquids applied to the silver only. Sometime warm water would be enough to clean the jewelry, but when sometimes additional attention is required.
It is best to clean coral’s sterling silver as coral pendants surrounding using soft brushes. While doing that be sure to check whether the stones are firmly attached. If some are shaking, please do not try fixing it yourself. It is better to leave that to a certified jeweler.
And the last thing to remember – you should never place coral jewelry on a hard surface while cleaning. Coral is too soft and will not live through the harsh treatment, so you always need to handle the jewelry with extra care.
Stick to these not so complicated advices while cleaning your red sponge coral jewelry and it will stay as good as new years to come.