How to Clean Cubic Zirconia?

Answer Although they are not real diamonds, cubic zirconia stones possess many of the same traits of more valuable gems. While diamonds are usually harder, cubic zirconia stones rate nearly as high on the... Read More »

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How do I clean cubic zirconia earrings?

Cubic zirconia, sometimes called Diamonique, looks very similar to diamonds and is one of the top competitors to diamonds in the jewelry market. It is the synthetic form of zirconium dioxide. Even ... Read More »

Can you use vinegar to clean cubic zirconia?

Cubic zirconia should be cleaned with either jewelry cleaner or mild soap and warm water. Never use vinegar to clean these stones, because the acidity can damage them. Chemicals such as chlorine, b... Read More »

Is cubic zirconia a mineral?

Yes, when it's found in nature, but it's rare. The mineral zirconium oxide is cut and polished into what we recognize as the cubic zirconia (CZ) gem, a brilliant and durable diamond substitute. It ... Read More »

How to Buy a Cubic Zirconia Ring?

Cubic zirconia (CZ) is the most widely-bought diamond alternative on the market. Like other synthetic stones, CZ differs from the real thing in that is it flawless, it does not refract as much whit... Read More »