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Understanding Diamond Fluorescence and How To Take Advantage of It

Understanding Diamond Fluorescence and How To Take Advantage of It

  When subjected to ultraviolet light, about one third of diamonds will exhibit fluorescence. That is, a soft, colored glow, similar to what might happen to a white t-shirt in a nightclub with a black light, or at a glow-in-the-dark bowling alley. Most of the time the fluorescent color is blue, though yellow, orange and […]

Understanding Diamond Light: Scintillation, Dispersion, Brilliance, and Fire

Understanding Diamond Light: Scintillation, Dispersion, Brilliance, and Fire

The proportions of a diamond cut, the polish, and the symmetry of the stone are the three main factors that give a diamond its optimal light reflection.  The high quality of the diamond cut will produce a diamond with fire, scintillation, and a dazzling brilliance due to a high light return. When the cut is […]

Know the Differences Between Buying Color Diamonds from Regular Colorless Diamonds!

Know the Differences Between Buying Color Diamonds from Regular Colorless Diamonds!

Similar to most other items, there is a lot to know about purchasing a diamond. Fortunately, there are tons of different websites that have excellent education portals. This way, one can teach themselves the basic information one needs to know to ensure no one is being taken advantage of. In addition, there are actual price […]