Purchasing accessories sounds exciting, but over the years, the look and quality might fade away.
Not to worry, we’re here to provide you with the best DIY and convenient techniques to take care of your charms. The great thing about this method, you can only do it monthly!
So, here are the some of the best tips to ensure a long-lasting accessories.
Keep It Dry
Most of the water around us are not pure, except for H20. Most of the time, water is filled with different chemicals, and exposing these chemicals to your silver charms bracelet might result in a dull-looking silver.
Scientifically, pure water like H20 will not affect silver. Only these chemicals found in the water that might impact on the visual outlook of your silver bracelet. Thus, it is best to note when you are in contact with water such as ;
Shower/Swimming Pool/Bath Tub/Hot Spring/Take your charms bracelet off before entering these facilities.
Avoid Contact With Perfume and Creams
Believe it or not, the chemicals and ingredients in your perfumes, creams or lotions can affect the outlook of your silver charms bracelet due to the exposed in chemicals.
The Right Time To Take Off Your Charms Bracelet
We understand how astonishing your charms bracelets are. But remember, there are time and place to showcase your bracelet and there are times is necessary to take it out.
Sterling silver, will always tarnish. While pure 99.9% silver does not tarnish, any sterling silver will tarnish over time as a result of the metal mixed in. However, fortunately there are many ways to keep sterling silver from tarnishing.
The good news is that with sterling silver, regular care can really slow down the tarnishing, unlike silver-plated jewelry which will deteriorate no matter what. And even if your silver jewelry has already been spotted with tarnish, a good home clean-up, or better, a professional polishing will easily make it look like new.
Fill an empty small container with dishwasher liquid and let the charms bracelet soak in it for about 15 – 20 minutes. Rinse it off afterwards. Remember, you can only do this once a month.
Saltwater with baking soda
If dishwasher liquid is not your thing, the other method is to fill saltwater with baking soda into a small empty container and soak your charms bracelet for about 15 – 20 minutes. Rinse it off afterwards. Similarly, you can only do this once a month.