Features of Moissanite Gems.
Moissanite is a mineral which can be used as an ornament in rings and neckleces.Due to its hardness, silicon carbide can be used in commercial and industrial applications. As people have traditionally not acceptrd silicon carbide as a precious and a useful mineral, people are now changing the critique in favour or positively to their favour.Silicon carbide is made in the laboratories and sold to the people. Its shiny and attractive components have made people produce moissanite as an alternative and cheaper ornament as compared to the real expensive diamond rings. Making silicon carbide in the lab reduces its price significantly as compared to mined minerals which incur very high expenses excavating and exposing the grounds.
The recipient of a moissanite engagement ring can equally accept and love it more because of the beauty and flasshiness that comes with them. This means also that moissanite rings are more attractive and good looking than the real expensive diamond. A buyer should before buying a moissanite ring, expose it to different lights and ensure it is a good quality gem. A diamond is however, expensive and more traditional in nature for it have been preferred for an engagement ring for it lasts long, a moissanite engagement ring matches all these diamond qualities but come at a cheaper price as compared to the diamond.
The price or the type of the engagement ring does not really matter as long as the partners are happy and love the ring altogether.A diamond has been for long marketed as an expensive and good looking jewel. Moissanite jewels depreciate in value at higher rates as compared to diamond jewels.
Some descriptive names of the moissanite gems could include cheap but good quality gems which have diamond features but more beautiful refraction capabilities. Not every person can be in a position to differentiate the real diamond from a moissanite gem except an expert in that specialisation. A moissanite jewel is also used to determine a real diamond as it is less harder than the diamond gem and have some grey and green shade of colour. The fact that silicon carbide ornaments are scratch resistant makes it a fancy and cheaper alternative as compared to the expensive diamond jewels.
When stolen, a diamond ring or necklace is very expensive and thus large sums of money and value can go with the burglar. For safety purpose, wearing a moissanite ring as an alternative to a real and undistinguishable diamond is highly advisable.Eventhough they are said to be a cheaper alternative, moissanite rings can be made professionally to have an expensive and sophisticated style.