How to Care for Moissanite?

Answer Moissanite first came to earth in a meteor that crashed in Canyon Diablo, Arizona, thousands of years ago. In 1893, French scientist Dr. Ferdinand Frederick Henri Moissan was studying samples from ... Read More »

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Cons of Moissanite?

Moissanite is named after Dr. Henri Moissan. In 1893, he found the silicon carbide mineral lodged inside a meteorite in Canyon Diablo in Arizona. According to Moissanite Buyers Guide, moissanite st... Read More »

Moissanite History?

Moissanite is a lab-created stone, coming on the market only in the 1990s. The final product is the result of close to 100 years of investigation and research by top scientists. The result is a gem... Read More »

Who manufactures moissanite?

Moissanite is a mineral found in meteorites and lunar samples. True moissanite is often used as an abrasive.A clear, synthetic form of moissanite is manufactured and marketed as a gem with diamond-... Read More »

Is a moissanite as good as a diamond?

On One Hand: Moissanite Has Good PointsMoissanite comes from silicon carbide, a naturally occurring mineral. The quantities are too limited to produce jewels, so moissanite is manufactured through ... Read More »