In this article, we have some tips on how to take care of your gold jewelry. How to clean your jewelry safely and naturally using things you have at home. Probably you know some other ways to clean and care about your jewelry, please fill free to share with us ready in the comments area.
The next is a list of things you can use to take care of your gold jewelry:
1. You can clean them using onion juice.
Grind some onions and pour their juice into a container. Put the gold jewelry in that container and leave it for two hours. Then, take the pieces out and wash it with soap and water. Then, with a soft cloth, rub them to a shine and then rinse them again with chlorine-free water.
2. You can also use toothpaste
You can also use toothpaste when cleaning your silver jewelry. Toothpaste is an effective product to clean gold pieces. On this occasion, the gold jewel must be rubbed with a toothbrush, to which the toothpaste has previously been applied. Then it is rinsed with cold water and dried with a soft cloth, but do not use metal things or wire brushes because they can scratch the metal.
Toothpaste to clean gold Toothpaste has become a great ally when it comes to cleaning delicate pieces. Use a toothbrush, or any other that has soft cedars. Then put a little toothpaste, moisten with water and rub on the surface of the jewel carefully, emphasizing the corners. When you’re done, remove toothpaste and dirt with warm water and pat dry with a soft chamois. Toothpaste has the great advantage of not being aggressive with gold, so you can clean your jewelry whenever they need it.
Be careful: Never use boiling water, especially if the jewelry is encrusted with gems or precious stones. Do not use bleach, chlorine, or any other aggressive substance that can corrode the surface of the jewelry. If you need to clean the jewelry chain with alcohol with a damp cloth, do not immerse the gold jewelry in an alcohol-based solution.
3. For number three, we will use baking soda and soap
The first thing is that you must prepare a mixture of baking soda and soap. Second, using a soft cloth soaked in the solution, clean the gold jewel. As a third step, rinse the piece with plenty of water, and finally, dry it with a soft cloth.
4. Use a mild detergent
First, fill a container with hot water and add a few drops of mild detergent and then stir it. Then insert the gold jewel and let it soak for about 15 to 20 minutes. Next, use a soft, used toothbrush to remove dirt from the metal. Then rinse the piece with water and pat dry with a clean soft cloth.
5. Lastly, use ammonia but ……
Ammonia is an effective product for cleaning gold jewelry, however, it should not be used very often because it can damage the metal. I recommend that you wear plastic gloves to protect your hands. Prepare a composition with a liter of hot water and a couple of drops of ammonia. The jewel is then placed in the solution for a maximum of one minute. Subsequently, the gold jewel is rinsed under running water until there is no trace of the ammonia solution. Finally, the jewel is dried with a soft cloth. Jewelersmutual.com has more information about this step.
If you know of other homemade ways to clean the gold pieces, do not hesitate to share them with us.