Sapphire

Sapphire

How to Clean Sapphire

Sapphires are the birthstone for the month of and come in a wide variety of colors including blue, pink, orange, and golden-yellow. The color of your sapphire won’t affect your cleaning method. Sapphires score a 9 out of 10 on the Mohs Scale of Mineral Hardness, which means it is a strong stone. Although this durable stone easily stands up to the rigors of everyday wear, a sapphire, like any other gemstone, can chip and crack due to a blunt impact. The best way to clean a sapphire that is set in gold or platinum is to use Connoisseurs Dazzle Drops Advanced Jewelry Cleaner. With this non-toxic cleanser, you can utilize a fresh solution every time you clean for the most effective results. You can also try Connoisseurs Fine Jewelry Cleaner in the familiar red jar. If your sapphire jewelry is set in silver, use Connoisseurs Dazzle Drops Silver Jewelry Cleansing Crème. This solution cleans and removes tarnish from silver and is safe to use on all gemstones. Connoisseurs Diamond Dazzle Stik is another good choice to clean sapphires, as it is also formulated to be safe on precious gems.

Physical Description

Does not fog up. Only reflects light that is the color of the sapphire. Consult with a Professional to confirm if you have a real sapphire.

Mohs Hardness
9

Color Range
Naturally occurring in blue. Can also be yellow, pink, orange, and green.