Pearls will keep their luster for a very long time, when cared for. Proper pearl care is not difficult, as long as you remember that these gems are organic by nature, grown in water from living cells of a living creature.Store your pearls separately from other jewelry, preferably in a cloth bag. Storing them in a slightly damp linen cloth, will help the pearls from drying out in low-humidity atmospheres and centrally heated areas.Apply your cosmetics, perfume and hair spray, before putting on your pearls.
What to do:
Wipe your pearls after wearing them, using a soft cloth.Restring your pearls every 2-5 years.Remove spills immediately when pearls come in contact with food acids. Wipe them with a soft damp cloth and then with a dry soft cloth.
What you should avoid:
Contact with salt water and chlorinated waterMakeup, skin creams, perfume, hairspray etc.Soap, detergentsPerspirationCommercial jewelry cleanersSteam cleaning