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Emerald Care & Cleaning Guide

Emerald is a gemstone with a Mohs scale hardness of 7.5 to 8, making it a gemstone that requires more care while wearing than other precious gemstones.

However, with proper care, they can last for generations.


Tip 1.

Warm, soapy water coupled with gentle scrubbing is the safest way to clean emerald or emerald jewelry.


Tip 2.

Emerald Jewelry should not be cleaned with steam or ultrasonically.


Tip 3.

Emerald and emerald jewelry may need to be re‑oiled after several years, we advise only Johnson's baby oil which is generally recommended and accepted by the trade in order to maintain the natural essence of the emerald.


Tip 4.

Soft microfiber cloth (selvet/polishing cloth/gem cloth) should be used to remove dirt or oil accumulated on emerald or emerald jewelry.


Tip 5.

Emerald jewelry should be stored separately from other jewelry in order to avoid scratches on the stone.


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