Silver jewelry is how to maintain?
A lot of friends like sterling silver ornaments, but they don’t
know how to maintain it. In fact, we just need to spend some
time in our daily life, so we can make the silver ornaments as
new as possible.
1, silver is the best maintenance method to wear every day,
because the body oil can produce natural and moist luster.
2, when wearing silver jewelry, don’t wear other precious metal
jewelry at the same time, so as not to bump, deform or abrade.
3, keep the silver dry, do not wear swimming, do not approach
hot springs and sea water. When not in use, cotton or facial
tissue can be used to gently wipe the surface, remove moisture
and dirt, and put it in a sealed bag or box to avoid contact
4, if the discovery of silver has yellow signs, the easiest way
to use toothpaste, add water, light wash the surface. Or use
a small brush clean silver jewelry jewelry slits, then rub
silver cloth to wipe the surface, we can immediately restore
the original beautiful decoration. (if you use rub silver cloth
to restore about eight or nine of silvery white, don’t use the
mop silver milk and wash water, because they are corrosive, some
silver jewelry will become more easy to turn yellow after the
use of these products. In addition, wipe silver cloth
containing silver maintenance ingredients, can not be washed
5, silver yellow too serious, wash with water immersion time
should not be too long, generally a few seconds, take out
immediately after use clean water, and then dry with tissue
Surface treatment method of common silver ornaments
The easy oxidation of silver is a flaw in it and a headache for
consumers and producers alike. At present, there are several
kinds of silver surface treatment methods in domestic market,
such as further oxidation, electroplating and disposal.
Further oxidation and untreated is to make full use of the
characteristics of the silver oxide black, using oxidant deepen
silver surface oxidation, or by natural oxidation of the silver
surface, the effect and mechanism of color more rich in silver
And the real way to prevent silver jewelry surface oxidation
is electroplating, the current common silver plating, rhodium
plating, palladium plating and so on.
The goldsmith production of silver jewelry mainly in the deep
oxidation treatment and sand electroplating processing.
Silver jewelry maintenance common sense
Many people like silver, but do not know how to maintain it,
and even think that silver is very difficult to maintain, and
this is not the case. Silver chemical properties as platinum
and gold, often because of the air water or other chemical
substances and black oxide or yellowing and lose luster in the
understanding of this feature, we only need in daily life to
spend little effort, you can make your own silver wear long as
Do not wear other precious metal jewelry at the same time, so
as to avoid collision, deformation or abrasions. Keep the
silver dry. Don’t wear swimming. Keep away from the hot springs
and the sea.
After each wear, cotton or facial tissue can be used to wipe
the surface, remove moisture and dirt, and then stored in the
sealed bag, to avoid contact with the air.
Silver is the best maintenance method to wear every day, because
the body oil can produce natural and moist luster.
A silver sculpture made of fine and solid sculpture,
Avoid deliberately polishing the light.
If you find the silver change yellow sign, should be the first
to use small brush to clean silver jewelry jewelry slits, and
then wipe the surface of silver cloth swab, you can restore the
original silver so silver and bright.
It is recommended that you: if use wiping silver cloth to
restore about 80% of silvery white, there is no need to use
wiping silver milk and wash water, because these products have
a certain corrosive, silver is used in these products, will be
more easy to turn yellow. Wipe silver cloth containing silver
maintenance ingredients, not washable.
If you do not usually wear after the silver handle and
collection, it is very possible to make silver black. Then you
should use a small brush to clean jewelry jewelry slits, and
then wipe the silver cream dripping on the surface of paper,
silver surface black oxide wipe, and then wipe silver jewelry
cloth to restore the original light. After that, remember to
do the daily general maintenance, to avoid silver again black,
silver in many times after dark, it is difficult to wipe white.
These are some of the basic considerations, the following
details of the electroplating and electroplating of silver
First of all, to distinguish whether there is no electroplating
(silver is generally divided into electroplating and no
Electroplating silver jewelry, the inner layer for the silver,
on the surface of current treatment; electroplating in general
is divided into power gold and platinum; identification method
of electroplating the surface sheen is the pure silver for light,
like a mirror, reflective effect, it is not easy to oxidation
(as the plating thickness determine the oxidation time).
Electroless silver jewelry, it is easy for curing and lose
luster, (in the air of sulfur dioxide and silver chemical
reaction to form a layer of silver sulfide in silver jewelry
with open Apple will gradually become black.).
Simple handling of electroplated silver jewelry is as follows:
1, first to the nearby Chinese medicine or pharmacy purchase
a packet of alum;
2, and then you wear the silver jewelry to water 10:: alum 1
proportion boiled with water (water must be boiling);
3. Remove the silver jewelry and put it into cold water. Brush
with soft brush (such as toothbrush) with toothpaste or washing
milk or salad;
4, blow dry, and then wipe with suede can be as bright as new.
The types of electroplated silver that can be dealt with are:
A. Necklace (available in all sizes)
C. rings (with or without gemstones)
D. bracelet, bracelet (thickness can)
E. silver ornaments are made of plastic or the like
Simple handling of electroless silver jewelry is as follows:
(Note: the following methods have limitations: A. silver
jewelry silver jewelry with plastic like B.; vulcanization
treatment, vulcanization process: silver in silver on the
purchase, the black part as a totem pattern, with black paper
1, fire (lighter) can bake silver jewelry, damage its surface
structure, baking time, depending on the size of silver jewelry,
thick and thin, commonly known as: excessive;
2, after cooling, and then put it into alum water boil, boiling
and then take out silver jewelry, put into cold water, with soft
brush (such as: toothbrush) with toothpaste or washing milk or
3, to blow dry, and finally to wipe silver cloth or wipe silver
powder polishing, you can present a sterling silver color;
The above non electroplating silver jewelry processing way,
must pay attention to the following several points:
1, thin necklace or fine silver, “excessive” when the same
location can not stay too long;
2, silver jewelry inlaid gem after “excessive”, can not
directly immersed in cold water, must wait for its natural
cooling, otherwise, gem easily broken;
Silver jewelry, fine cleaning 3 available iron brush, better
effect (only fine silver, iron brush to clear first);
4, the usual maintenance available when wiping silver cloth or
mop wipe silver jewelry, if you have to wipe the silver cloth
to wipe silver or polished, can use the above method (cannot
use wiping silver cloth or mop wipe silver case is you too long
didn’t care!) Do not use wash water or wipe silver paste well,
that is just the chemical potions temporarily keep you shiny
jewelry, medicine is harmful to human body, and the effect is
worse and worse, damage degree of silver are cut off the skin.
In addition to a make light of the silver tip, put forward
reference for everyone here: if you want to make the newly
bought silver more light and avoid its black, after the surface
is coated with a thin layer of transparent nail polish, every
ten days again daub. If you want to remove nail polish, can be
soaked with banana water, and then rinse with water.