How to Clean Spinel
The best way to clean a spinel is to use Connoisseurs Dazzle Drops Advanced Jewelry Cleaner, the one that makes fresh cleaning solution every time you clean.
Also, try Connoisseurs Fine Jewelry Cleaner. If the stone is set in silver it can be cleaned with Connoisseurs Dazzle Drops Silver Crème.
Spinel can range in color from shades of pink and lavender to red and red-orange, to purple, blue and even black. Spinel makes a good choice for jewelry, not only because of its dazzling array of colors, but also because of its durability. Spinel scores an 8 out of 10 on the Mohs Scale of Mineral Hardness.
Pink and lavender to red and red-orange, to purple, blue and even black.