How to Clean Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Gold Jewelry

Two Methods:Clean the Golden Areas of the JewelryClean the Sleeping Beauty Turquoise

Turquoise is best known for its use in jewelry and decorative items. There is a good variety of gemstones available all across the world, and one of the most valued members of the turquoise family is Sleeping Beauty turquoise. Although cleaning of Sleeping Beauty turquoise jewelry is not a difficult task, one must know what to do to avoid damaging the jewelry. If you want to clean your jewelry, read on!

  • Most turquoise jewelry comes with settings of silver and gold. Unlike silver, gold requires good care. Cleaning the turquoise gemstone jewelry once a week (if used daily) will help the piece stay beautiful forever. Undermentioned tips of cleaning gold turquoise jewelry can protect your finery and ensure that it is always ready to wear.

Method 1
Clean the Golden Areas of the Jewelry

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    Use a gold polishing cloth to remove the excess dirt gently from the golden parts of the jewelry. Do not touch the gemstone with the cloth.
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    Prepare a mixture of liquid dish detergent and lukewarm, not hot, water (a simple one to one ratio is fine). The combination will allow the accumulated dirt to get loose.
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    Use a cotton swab dipped in the water mixture to clean tarnished areas of the gold.
    • Pay special attention to nooks and crannies of the jewelry piece, as most of the dirt will be accumulated in the corner areas.
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    Wipe the area with a damp cloth.

Method 2
Clean the Sleeping Beauty Turquoise

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    Use a jewelry cleaning brush (with soft bristles) and tap water to clean the Sleeping Beauty turquoise. Do not use any soap.
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    Dry the jewelry with a soft cloth.
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    Let the jewelry dry in air and direct sunlight before storing it.

Tips

  • Keep Sleeping Beauty turquoise gold jewelry in a soft bag away from other jewelry items.
  • If there's a particular spot on the gold that you can't get, use a soft-bristled toothbrush to clean the gold jewelry.
  • If you use a gold polishing cloth that does not have cleaning agents, it can also be used to clean the gemstone.

Warnings

  • Do not soak gold turquoise jewelry in water or cleaner, as the turquoise can become unstable.
  • Gold and turquoise jewelry can be easily spoiled due to scratches. Therefore, only use non-scratching cleaning agents.
  • Avoid wearing turquoise jewelry while doing household chores and exercise.

Things You'll Need

  • Soft fabrics for Cleaning
  • Lukewarm water
  • Dishwashing liquid
  • Jewelry brush with soft bristles

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