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Why Does My Finger Turn Green After Wearing Rings?

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Why Does My Finger Turn Green After Wearing Rings?

If you've worn rings, chances are that you've gotten the dreaded "green finger." You might also have noticed that at the same time, your ring was also tarnishing. So what gives? The main culprit is chemical reaction. Either the acids in your sweat has reacted with the metal in your ring, or some other chemical has. This could be anything from lotions, to creams, to fragrances. Most of the time, copper in the metal part of the ring is what gives the green discolouration. Copper is used a lot in the manufacture of alloys to increase the strength of the metals....

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The Biggest Jewellery Mistakes to Avoid

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The Biggest Jewellery Mistakes to Avoid

Jewellery should be fun and exciting, not daunting or scary. Maybe you have sensitive skin and have had bad experiences wearing a "silver" necklace. That's why you'll need to be more prudent when it comes to researching what jewellery to invest in.   There are some mistakes that many people unknowingly make, and if you're venturing into the realm of bling, here are some mistakes that you should avoid.   1. Not Experimenting Jewellery is a huge part of fashion and style. That's why it is always evolving. Like your personal style, the types of jewellery that you may like from time...

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The Best Jewellery Type for Busy Mums

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The Best Jewellery Type for Busy Mums

Mums are such amazing beings! Having recently become a mum myself, I finally understand how tricky it can be wanting to look all dressed up, yet being able to do all the "mum things" at the same time. "What are mum things," you ask. It's the day-to-day stuff like: hugging your child close when they reach in for one carrying your baby chilling in bed with your little one and have them flip all over your arm Now I love wearing me some nice bling but I also get worried about having my baby pull the chandelier earrings off my ear...

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How to Build Your Capsule Jewellery Wardrobe

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How to Build Your Capsule Jewellery Wardrobe

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Contemporary Jewellery (@trouveeco) on Feb 19, 2017 at 4:41am PST   It's always the little things that count, you know? Like whether your hair has frizz, your eyeliner is even or if you had cut your nails properly.    When it comes to looking polished - and it is important to look polished - there are some things you just cannot forgo. It's not always about fine metals and expensive gems. Here is a list of accessories you need in your capsule jewellery wardrobe, and also where you should start:   Gemstone/diamond...

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What's the Best Jewellery Colour for Your Skin Tone?

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What's the Best Jewellery Colour for Your Skin Tone?

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Contemporary Jewellery (@trouveeco) on Nov 9, 2016 at 9:14pm PST   One of the most common questions that people have asked me regarding jewellery is this: "What metal colours best suit me?" Or at least it's something along those lines. With the presence of white gold, yellow gold and rose gold, it can be confusing to decide on which one would best fit you if you could only get one piece of bling.   Here's my take on which colour you should focus on according to your skin tone.   If...

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