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How do I Stop my jewelry from turning my skin green?
If you want to prevent jewelry from turning your skin green, the easiest solution is to coat the jewelry with a layer of clear nail polish. This creates a barrier between the skin and metal, preventing the chemical reaction. For more hacks, check out how to fix a snagged sweater and how to repair a broken zipper.
How to clean green gunk on jewelry?
Vinegar can be used to clean green gunk on your jewelry. Pour some white vinegar in a cup or a bowl and soak your verdigris-filled jewelry for about half an hour. After the half hour is through, you can pull your jewelry out and brush it again with a toothbrush.
How to clean jewelry that has been worn out?
Try using hand soap and warm water. Or, pour hot water into a bowl. Place salt, soda, and dish-washing liquid into a bowl. Place the jewelry on top of foil, and let it sit for 5 to 10 minutes. Rinse the jewelry in cool water, and dry the jewelry completely with soft cloth.
What is the green stuff on my jewelry?
This green gunk is not only unsightly but also a pain to clean, especially from exquisitely designed antique costume jewelry. It鈥檚 also a corrosive agent, which means that it eats away small bits of metal if you don鈥檛 remove it right away.