+ How does one know if your Pearls are geniune or fake?
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+ How to clean pearls
After you wear pearls, just wipe them off with a soft cloth or chamois, which may be dry or damp. This will prevent dirt from accumulating and keep perspiration, which is slightly acidic, from eating away at the pearl nacre. You can even use a drop of olive oil on the cloth to help maintain their luster.
If pearls have not been kept clean and are very dirty, they can be cleaned by your jeweler or they can be cleans using special pearl cleaner. Be careful using other types of jewelry cleaner or soap. Some liquid soaps, such as Dawn, can damage pearls. Pay attention to the areas around the drill holes where dirt may tend to collect.
After washing your pearls, lay them flat in a moist kitchen towel to dry. When the towel is dry, your pearls should be dry.
+ I have a string of baroque pearls valued at about R6000 that was left to me by an aunt. I would like to sell them. Do you buy pearls?
Dear Ferial, Thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately I only buy pearls directly from the wholesalers. It would be better for you to try and sell them directly on one of the following sites, gumtree, oxl etc. Best of luck. Kind Regards, Angela
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