Asked in Jewelry
How can I tell if the stones in my ring are real diamonds?
Real diamonds will cut glass, though there is speculation that some fake diamonds can cut glass, and that you can damage a real diamond by cutting glass with it. Another way to tell is to hold the diamond up in the light. If you see any orange color from the diamond, it is fake, as real diamonds have every color EXCEPT orange. ...
Asked in Jewelry, Gems and Precious Stones, Diamonds
Are Russian diamonds real diamonds or not?
There are "Russian diamonds" - is the company/website name and it offer diamond simulants, not real diamonds. And there are Russian diamonds which is produced in Russian labs which are 100% real diamonds. To ensure the diamond is real ask for independent gemology certificate: GIA, EGL, IGI. ...
Can you tell the difference between real and fake Diamonds with the naked eye?
That depends, some gems are being made now to look almost completely like the real thing. However these are marked specifically because they are so hard to tell from natural diamonds. However, cheap diamonds that are crystal or glass will be obvious form the naked eye due to the clarity, and color. ...
Asked in The Difference Between
How can you tell the difference between a real or fake shambala braclet?
The real ones ,have 9 beads and the small balls at the end aren't magnetic.the real one have diamonds that shine! Hope that helps!!:) ...
How can you tell if a ring has real diamonds?
Show your diamond to a professional jeweler. They can usually tell you right away whether the diamond in an engagement ring is real or not. Another way to tell is to breathe hot air onto the diamond to fog it up. If the diamond holds the fog for a few seconds, it's fake. Real diamonds disperse the fog immediately. Professional testing is by thermal and electrical conductivity measurements, or by optical study of the crystals. ...