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Nickel Allergy and Your White Metal Choices

  Do You Have a Nickel Allergy? Nickel allergy is one of the most common causes of allergic contact dermatitis. Causes of Nickle Allergy A nickel allergy can develop at any time, so you can get the allergy at 5 or 50. It usually develops after constant exposure to something that has nickel in it. Once you develop…

14kt Gold Metal Distribution diagram - calla gold

14Kt vs 18Kt Gold For Your Wedding Ring

“Which is better for me, 14Kt. or 18Kt. gold?” People ask me that question all the time. There are compelling reasons why a difference in karat, 14Kt or 18Kt gold, can have a big effect on the life of your wedding ring.

Fine Jewelry vs Costume Jewelry

There is a Huge Difference Between Fine Jewelry and Costume Jewelry In this post I’ll talk about the difference between costume jewelry and fine jewelry. Fine jewelry is made with valuable metal such as gold and platinum and is set with natural, precious gemstones. Funnily enough cultured pearls are considered a “gemstone.” They are in…

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