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What Length and Size Dangles Look Best on Me?

If you’re shopping for dangle earrings, choosing the right length is a personal preference and there are some observations to consider. Some people may prefer longer earrings as they feel they are more flattering or stylish, while others may prefer shorter lengths for comfort or practicality. Ultimately, it is up to the individual to decide what earring length works best for them. The length of dangle earrings is important because it can affect how they look on you. Depending on the shape of your face and earlobes, if earrings are too long, they might drag down your earlobes. If they’re too short, they might not make the impact you want. It’s important to consider the length, color and style of an individual’s...

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Malachite - The Hypnotizing Ancient Gemstone

When we wear this distinctive green gemstone jewelry, it is fascinating to know its origin. Malachite is one of the most hypnotizing gemstones, having drawn an allure of mystery for thousands of years. Like a mesmerizing beauty, it puts you under a spell the moment you lay eyes on it. Archeologists discovered the Egyptians mined Malachite as early as 3,000 BC, in the Sinai and eastern deserts. It was used in ornamental glazes, pigment on for wall painting, coloring of glass and eye paint (Cleopatra - Queen of the shades). In the 18th century, enormous deposits of Malachite were discovered in the Ural Region of Russian. Miners found the monolith of malachite weighing 2.7 tons and presented it to the...

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Why Does My Jewelry Tarnish? IS IT ME?

Researchers have varying thoughts about why jewelry can tarnish.  Maybe it is you! 1.) Research shows individual body chemistry might play a big part in how fast (and frequently) your jewelry becomes tarnished. Your pH balance may differ from your neighbor’s depending on a range of factors. What you eat, the medicines you take, how much you perspire, the way our body processes food, consumes beverages, the type of supplements we take and even the pollutants in the air all determine our pH balance. Unfortunately, it’s not an exact science, but hormonal and pH related differences can contribute to why some people’s jewelry tarnishes faster than others. 2.) Your beauty routine can play a role in tarnishing jewelry. Lotions, hair sprays, cosmetics and...

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