Quality pearls can be very durable, But proper care is required to keep them beautiful.
When caring for your pearls,there are several important things to remember.
Always keep pearls away from substances tha will damage the pearl surface like chlorine bleach, vinegar, ammonia, hair spray, perfume, and cosmetics.
Put pearls on LAST after spraying perfume or hairspray and putting on makeup.
Remove pearls before exercising to avoid perspiration, which is slightly acidic.
Pearls should be wiped gently with a warm, damp cloth to remove body oils or dirt (as it can discolor the pearls) before putting them away.
Periodically wash pearls with almond or olive oil on a soft cloth.
After washing, wrap them in a damp cotton towel to dry.
Pearls should always be stored separately from other jewelry as it may scratch or mar the pearls surface.
Take the time to wrap the pearls in linen, soft cloth, or place them in a soft pouch.
Pearls require moisture so Do Not store pearls in a plastic bag or other airtight package.
An excessively dry environment will result in pearl damage.
Take care of these amazing gems and they will last forever.
Wear them with confidence and ENJOY!