CHINA: Moissanite & Diamond
Moissanite is a gemstone with incredible brilliance and a rainbow of sparkles, this gem has gemological properties very close to diamond. But obviously, it is different from diamond.
Originally Moissanite has been discovered in a meteor crater, in Arizona by Dr. Ferdinand Henri Moissan over 100 years ago, over time Moissan discovery was successfully synthesized to produce what is now one of the world’s most scintillating gemstones.
Natural moissanite is incredibly rare, so moissanite available today is lab grown.
Moissanite is a naturally occurring silicon carbide. Silicon carbide is the compound of silicon and carbon. Its chemical name is SiC. SiC is characterized by high strength and exceptional hardness.
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So we can see the advantages of Moissanite.
- Protect the environment. The environmental pollution caused by manual mining is avoided.issanite. Many people cannot stand diamond because of ethical & environmental issues of diamond mining industry.
- Moissanite is a beautiful gemstone in its own right, with nearly double the fire and brilliance of a diamond. It will look even brighter in the sunshine.
- COST – Up To 80% Less Than Diamonds, It allows you to have more rings without spending too much money. And when you accidentally break the ring, you need not be too sad, the cost of maintenance is not high.
Moissanite is the best choice for jewelry nowadays, because it has the beautiful characteristics of diamonds but avoids the problem of diamonds.
However, in China, Moissanite’s market is very chaotic. Most people lack knowledge of Moissanite . They think Moissanite is a fake diamond. Chinese people buy Moissanite jewelry in order to pretend to buy diamonds and take pictures to show off, in order to maintain their own “face”. Moissanite fake goods are rampant in the Chinese market. The only real producers of Moissanite are Wuzhou in Guangxi and Guangzhou in Guangdong. I hope you will learn how to purchase Moissanite from China.