Language Converter:Espanol French Deutsch Portugues Italian English  Japanese Korean Chinese  
Masterpiece Jewellery
Home  |  Private Label Mass Manufacturers  |  How to Order?   |  About Masterpiece  |  Contact Us  |   Login   |   Register Now
 




visa
UPS
 
Home » GEMSTONE USE
 

GEMSTONE USE

 
 

 

Gemstones

Treatments/Benefits

Care Instructions

     

Agate gemstone

Heated, dyed to enhance bands in layers

Normal care

Alexandrite gemstone

None

Normal care

Almandite gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Amber gemstone

Occasionally heat- treated or dyed to deepen color

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Amethyst gemstone (Quartz)

Occasionally heat- treated to improve color

Normal care

Ametrine gemstone (Quartz)

None

Normal care

Andalusite gemstone

Rarely heat-treated to improve color

Normal care

Apatite gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Aquamarine gemstone (Beryl)

Usually heat-treated to improve color

Normal care

Aventurine gemstone (Quartz)

None

Normal care

Azurite gemstone

Rarely filled with epoxy or resin for smoother surface

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Azurmalachite gemstone

Rarely filled with epoxy or resin for smoother surface

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Blue Topaz gemstone

Usually irradiated and heated to produce blue color

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes, ultrasonic cleaning and steamer

Canary Aqua™ gemstone

Commonly heated for color enhancement

Normal care but avoid excessive heat.

Cat's Eye gemstone

None

Normal care

Chalcedony gemstone

Usually dyed or heat-treated to produce different colors

Normal care

Chrome Diopside gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals and sudden temperature changes, avoid ultrasonic cleaning and steamer

Citrine gemstone (Quartz)

Usually heat-treated to improve color

Normal care

Coral gemstone

Usually dyed or bleached to improve color

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Demantoid gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Diamond gemstone - clear

None

Normal care

Diamond gemstone - colored

Usually heat-treated or irradiated for color

Normal care

Drusy Quartz gemstone

coated and or dyed

Avoid heat, temperature changes, steaming, chemicals, ultrasonic cleaners & repolishing

Emerald gemstone (Beryl)

Usually oiled to improve color

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Fluorite gemstone

Usually heat treated or irradiated to improve color

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Garnet gemstone (also listed by type)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Gaspeite gemstone

Occasionally stabilized with plastic

Normal care

Goshenite gemstone

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Heliodor gemstone

Irradiated for color enhancement

Normal care

Hematite gemstone

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Hessonite gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Howlite gemstone

Occasionally dyed to improve color and to emulate turquoise

Avoid steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Indicolite gemstone (Tourmaline)

Commonly heat-treated to improve color

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Iolite gemstone

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Jade gemstone

Commonly dyed, heated, occasionally filled with wax for appearance

Normal care

Jasper gemstone

Occasionally dyed to enhance color

Normal care

Jet gemstone

None

Avoid steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Kornerupine gemstone

None

Normal care but avoid rough handling and sudden temperature changes, ultrasonic cleaning and steamer

Kunzite gemstone (Spodumene)

Usually irradiated to enhance color

Avoid sudden temperature changes, rough handling and exposure to strong light

Kyanite gemstone

None

Avoid rough handling, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Labradorite gemstone

None

Avoid rough handling, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Lapis Lazuli gemstone

Commonly dyed and paraffin-coated for color and shine

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Lepidolite gemstone

None

Normal care

Malachite gemstone

Wax or epoxy occasionally added to cover small chips and to smooth surface

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Mariposite gemstone

None

Normal care

Moldavite gemstone

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Moonstone gemstone

None

Normal care

Morganite gemstone (Beryl)

Commonly heat-treated to enhance color

Normal care

Mother of Pearl gemstone

Commonly dyed to produce colors

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Muscovite gemstone

None

Normal care

Mystic Topaz gemstone

The top is coated to enhance the color

Normal care but avoid abrasives and harsh chemicals. These stones should not be recut.

Onyx gemstone (Chalcedony)

Commonly dyed

Normal care

Opal gemstone

To enhance appearance and durability, wax, oil or plastic may be added

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Pearl gemstone

Commonly bleached, dyed or irradiated for consistent color

Avoid chemicals (including hairspray and cosmetics), steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Peridot gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning, sudden temperature changes

Petalite gemstone

None

Avoid rough handling, ultrasonic cleaning

Petrified Wood gemstone (see Chalcedony)

None

Normal care

Pietersite gemstone

None

Normal care

Pyrope gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Rainbow Calsilica gemstone

Occasionally stabilized with plastic

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Rhodochrosite gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, rough handling, and excessive heat.

Rhodolite gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Rhodonite gemstone

None

Normal care

Rosenite™ gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Rubellite gemstone (Tourmaline)

Commonly heat-treated or irriadiated to enhance color

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Ruby gemstone

Occasionally glass-filled to enhance clarity

Avoid cleaning solutions, ultrasonic cleaning, heat and repairs; they can cause damage, as this treatment is not considered permanent or stable

Rutilated Quartz gemstone

None

Normal care but avoid heat, temperature changes, steaming, chemicals and ultrasonic cleaning

Sapphire gemstone

Usually heat-treated to enhance color

Normal care

Scapolite gemstone

Commonly irradiated for color enhancement

Avoid steam and ultrasonic cleaning, avoid exposure to strong light

Serpentine gemstone

Commonly dyed or waxed to improve appearance or alter colors

Avoid steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Shell gemstone

Commonly dyed to produce colors

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Smokey Quartz gemstone

Occasionally heat-treated or irradiated to improve color

Normal care but avoid heat, temperature changes, steaming, chemicals and ultrasonic cleaning

Sodalite gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Spessartite gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Sphene gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, sudden temperature changes, and rough handling

Spinel gemstone

None

Normal care

Sugilite gemstone

None

Avoid steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Sunstone gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Tanzanite gemstone

Zoisite is routinely heat-treated to produce Tanzanite’s signature violet-blue color

Avoid steam, ultrasonic cleaning and sudden temperature changes

Tiger Iron gemstone

None

Normal care

Tiger's Eye gemstone (Quartz)

Commonly heat-treated, dyed or bleached to enhance color

Avoid sudden temperatures changes and strong chemicals

Topaz gemstone (other than blue)

Usually heat-treated to create colors

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes, ultrasonic cleaning and steamer

Tourmaline gemstone

Green and blue commonly heat-treated to enhance color. Yellow and red irradiated

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes, ultrasonic cleaning and steamer

Tsvorite gemstone (Garnet)

None

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes

Turquoise gemstone

Commonly stabilized – infused with plastic to enhance durability and color

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning. Perspiration and cosmetics may alter color.

Unakite gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Variscite gemstone

None

Avoid chemicals, steam and ultrasonic cleaning

Verdelite gemstone (Tourmaline)

Commonly heat-treated to enhance color

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes, ultrasonic cleaning and steamer

White Aqua™ gemstone (Beryl)

None

Normal care

Yellow Beryl gemstone (Heliodor)

Commonly heated for color enhancement

Normal care but avoid sudden temperature changes, ultrasonic cleaning and steamer

Zircon gemstone

Routinely heat-treated to create blue color

Avoid abrasives, rough wear and exposure to strong light.

 

 
 
 
Your cart is empty
Currency   
Skype Me™!
ESTEEMED MEMBER OF
TAILORED LOTS
Silver Jewelry India
Wholesale sterling silver jewelry INDIA
1 Piece per Design Lots
Download Catalog
Shop by Gemstone
Discounts
Shop by Price
Shop by Birthstones
About Masterpiece
Company Info
Private Label-Mass Manufacturers
Order Inquiry
Bank Information
Testimonials
NO Minimum Order!
How to ship
Contact us
Link us
Gemstone Use
Ring Size Chart
Target
Sitemap
Learn About Silver Jewelry
Fair Trade Silver Jewelry
Wholesale Silver Jewelry
Indian silver jewellery
92.5 Silver Jewellery
Facts about Silver Jewelry
Jewellery or Jewelry or Jewelery
Stones Properties
  Home  |   Silver Jewellery Wholesale   |  Designer Jewelry  |  Order Inquiry  |  Contact Us  
  Copyright (c) 2006. Masterpiece Jewellery
Factory : 101, Okay Plus Tower, Plot No. 5, Hathroi Gadi, Ajmer Road, Jaipur-302006 (INDIA)
Email us at : info@jewelsgemstones.com,+91-95571-88400