Diamonds are timeless. However, how to choose the right diamond to be able to get a diamond with good quality? And how to care for your diamond so its sparkle brilliantly remain immortal? As has been socialized during this, the fourth criterion in judging a diamond is the 4C. Clarity, Colour, Cut, and Carat. Clarity, for a diamond is determined by the number, type, color, size, placement and type of inclusions. The more defects (inclusions) in the diamond can lower the value of the diamond that you have. Defects in diamond can be seen through a magnifying glass with a magnification of at least 10 times. The fewer inclusions, the more valuable that happens the value of the diamond. Assessment of the purity of a diamond has the ladder: Internally flawless (IF) – no defects at all, Very very slight inclusions (VVS1-VVS2) – very very small inclusions, Very slight inclusions (VS1-VS2) – very small inclusions, and Slight inclusions (SI1-SI2) – a small inclusions, Imperfect (I1-I2-I3) – not perfect, inclusions that can be seen by the eye. For Color, Diamond has levels of color ranging from D (colorless) to Z (yellow color of degree). The most popular diamond color is white, while the most expensive diamond is a diamond that is colorless (colorless) D 100%. The colored diamonds (fancy) will be priced by the depth of its color. These followings are big diamond ring pictures.
Choosing a diamond also need to consider factors ‘Cut’. Pieces of a diamond must be proportional and excellent cut diamonds that make it more shiny. Diamond has a variety of common forms, namely: round, oval, heart, princess, asscher, emerald, radiant, cushion, pear, and marquise. Next is the Carat. Diamonds are sold by weight are measured in units of ‘rust’. One carat is equivalent to 0.2 grams / 200 mg or 1/5 gram, which is divided into 100 points. On more than one jewelry with diamonds, the term ‘carat’ is described as a total carat weight is the combined weight of all the stones in the jewelry. Carat is a measure of the size of a diamond. The larger size of the diamond will be more expensive. Like big diamond ring. But Diamond will be assessed in addition to other elements of 3c (cut, color and clarity). If the Diamonds are small but having good cut, color and clarity, it will be worth higher than a large diamond in poor cut, color and clarity quality.
So that you are guaranteed quality diamond, then you should buy the diamonds that have certificate to ensure its quality. Certificate can be issued by Inhouse Certificate or International Certificate Standards. To care for the diamond, Do not keep a diamond in a state with no wrapping. When doing activities such as manicure, swimming, cooking, cleaning, washing diamond jewelry should be removed. Diamond jewelry should be removed when you apply lotion, sunscreen or spray hairspray, perfume that your diamond colors do not fade and change color. Do rubbing periodically every 6 months at the diamond store that provides this service. Or soak it in a solution of diamonds made of 1 cup of warm water and a quarter cup ammonia for 20 minutes, brush gently with a fluffy brush to the area in between the rock and the chassis, rinse with warm water, then dry with a soft cloth. If there are stains on your big diamond ring, immediately wash with soap and water and then soak for a few minutes to overnight.