Choosing The Right Stone

Choosing The Right Stone

When choosing the right stone, one of the most important things to do is to use your eyes effectively. To do this look at the following.

Using your eyes

The more billiance you see signifies a higher clarity.

The more color reflected (also referred to as "fire"), the better the cut of the stone.

Colored Gemstones

Look for spotting, cloudiness, feathers (internal hairline crack like features) these signify lesser quality gems.

Bright, clear, pleasing distinct color is also somethings that should be looked for.