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How to Care for Pear Shaped Gemstones to Preserve Their Luster over Time

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Dating all the way back to the 1400s, the pear of teardrop shape stone is a beautiful mixture of the jagged point of the marquise cut and the round base of the oval. With its distinctive shape, it is really prized for those with fingers of smaller or average length. It has 58 facets. We are going to explore tips and techniques for caring for your pear shaped gemstones to make sure they remain lustrous and elegant for a long time in this guide. With their distinctive teardrop shape, they are really cherished for their sparkle and elegance. They are perfect for many kinds of jewelry pieces like rings, pendants, or earrings and they deserve care to maintain their beauty for a long time to come. 

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Pear Shaped Gemstone Maintenance

Grease, dirt, and residue from wearing your pear shaped gemstone jewelry daily can dull its sparkle after a while and prevent it from looking its best. Use a soft cloth and mild detergent solution. Gently scrub its surface to remove dirt rinse thoroughly with warm water and pat dry. 

Preserving Gemstone Shine

Exposing your pear gemstone to harsh chemicals is a sure way to tarnish its brilliance. If you seek to preserve its shine, remove your pear shaped jewelry before showering or swimming. Substances like chlorine from a swimming pool, household cleaners, and soaps, lotions should not come into contact with your pear gemstones.

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Cleaning Pear Shaped Jewels:

Use a soft-bristled brush to gently scrub the crevices (these are the hard-to-reach areas) of your pear shaped gemstone jewelry. Do not apply too much pressure for this can damage its surface. Then, rinse thoroughly with lukewarm water to remove any residue from the soap and pat dry with a soft cloth. Please avoid harsh chemicals as they can damage the stone.

Enhancing Gemstone Longevity:

Maintaining the longevity of your pear shaped gemstone can be ensured by regular inspections. Look closely for damage, and signs of wear and tear, and when you notice these issues, take your jewelry promptly to a credible jeweler for professional maintenance. This will prevent further damage and will make sure your pear shaped gemstones remain in great condition for a long time.

Protecting Pear Gem Luster:

Luster simply refers to the way light interacts with the surface of a crystal or rock. This is one of the most appealing characteristics of a pear shaped gemstone. To protect its luster, store it properly by keeping your jewelry pieces in separate chambers to prevent scratches and keep them safe and secure when not in use.

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Professional Gemstone Cleaning

Although this really depends on how well how store and clean your jewelry, most jewelers recommend you have your gemstone professionally cleaned and examined every year or two. Why? Professional jewelers have the tools and knowledge to care for your pear shaped gemstone jewelry, fix any issues, and ensure they retain their brilliance and elegance for years to come. Schedule regular cleanings to keep your pear shaped gemstones looking their best.

Avoiding Damage to Pear Shaped Stones

You may cause damage to your pear shaped gemstone jewelry by improper handling. Do not drop or knock your jewelry against a hard surface as this will cause chipping or cracking. Store in a safe place to prevent any kind of accidental damage when not in use from potential hazards.

With our expert advice and high quality maintenance solutions, Saratti is dedicated to helping you care for your pear shaped gemstones. With our top-of-the-range gemstone care products and guidance, you can rest assured your pear shaped gems will shine brightly for a very long time.

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1. How often should I clean my pear shaped gemstone jewelry?

Clean your pear shaped gemstone jewelry every few weeks to remove dirt and other kinds of residue that will tarnish its shine. Use a soft cloth and mild soap solution for regular cleaning.

2. Can I wear my pear shaped gemstone jewelry while swimming or showering?

It is probably best to not do that. Your pear shaped gemstone jewelry needs to have no contact with chlorine from a swimming pool and any harsh chemicals that may be in most household soaps or lotions.

3. What should I do if my pear shaped gemstone becomes loose in its setting?

Stop wearing the jewelry at once if you notice the gemstone becomes loose in its setting. Take it to a reputable jeweler for inspection and repair. 

4. How can I store my pear shaped gemstone jewelry to prevent scratches?

The most foolproof way of preventing scratches is storing your pear shaped gemstone jewelry in individual jewelry pouches or chambers to keep each piece secure.


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