We receive a lot of questions from customers, and Amber collectors, on how to properly clean, and care for, their favorite pieces of amber. So if you’re new to the world of amber, or just looking to maintain the beauty of some of your favorite pieces, we’re here to help with this video!
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Your going to want to start with:
- -Two containers of water.
-Some liquid Soap
-Some olive oil.
-And a few towels
-The first step is to mix a small amount of liquid soap in the water.
-Next take the toothbrush, dip it in the soap and water mixture, and scrub the amber gently.
- -You’re going to want to focus on the area wear the silver meets the amber, or in the case of amber without silver, in between the amber stones, or beads.
-Next, rinse off any residue from the soap, by washing off the amber in your other container of water.
-Then take a very small amount of olive oil, apply it to your hand, (or finger depending on the size of the amber) and work it into the stone. This will keep your stone with a beautiful luster.
- -Remember to be careful when cleaning Amber has an approximately Mohs Hardness Value of 2.5, which means it’s a very soft gemstone, and can be scratched.