Care of silver jewelry and costume jewelery


Nothing like a pretty silver jewel or costume jewelery to complete a look and bring it to life. However, improper use and care can damage them, deteriorate them or cause them to change color. And this inevitably leads us to discard or simply stop using them, no matter how much we like them.

This happens because both silver jewelry and costume jewelery have a chemical reaction to the acidity of the skin or to the chemical compounds and oils that come into contact with it, causing them to oxidize, change color or even chip.

The good news is that by taking a few simple precautions we can take care of our silver or costume jewelery, extending its duration and keeping it as beautiful as the first day. Here are some tips for the care of silver jewelry and costume jewelery:
Nothing like a pretty silver jewel or costume jewelery to complete a look and bring it to life. However, improper use and care can damage them, deteriorate them or cause them to change color. And this inevitably leads us to discard or simply stop using them, no matter how much we like them.

This happens because both silver jewelry and costume jewelery have a chemical reaction to the acidity of the skin or to the chemical compounds and oils that come into contact with it, causing them to oxidize, change color or even chip. The good news is that by taking a few simple precautions we can take care of our silver or costume jewelery, extending its duration and keeping it as beautiful as the first day. Here are some tips for the care of silver jewelry and costume jewelery: Try to keep your jewelry and silver jewelry always dry and clean. Avoid getting in contact with creams, perfumes, oils, chemicals, and water. Give them rest by wearing them occasionally. The newspaper accelerates the discoloration of silver jewelry and costume jewelery, so it is advisable to change them frequently, as well as being the perfect excuse to have several that you like.

Take them off to sleep and to exercise. The postures we adopt as well as the sweat can deteriorate our silver and costume jewelery, and also rubbing them when doing these activities can scratch our skin. Always clean them after use. It is a simple cleaning, with a dry cloth to remove sweat residues or other products, so that they are very clean before storing them.

Store them separate and carefully. It is best to store them separately, to prevent them from being damaged by rubbing. Do not coat them with chemicals. It is a very common custom to cover silver jewelery or costume jewelery with nail polish to avoid allergic skin reactions. However, this changes their appearance, color and affects their natural shine. In case you have to do it urgently, let’s try to do it from the inside, so that the external part maintains its original appearance.

At Litti we know the value and beauty of silver jewelery and costume jewelery, so taking care of them with care is the best way to prolong their use to the maximum to be able to enjoy them for a long time. We invite you to take care of yours and expand your jewelry box with the beauties that we bring each season for you.