How To Clean Your Rings | Wedding Photography

Let’s dive in to so amazing wedding photography ring cleaning tips!

When you first get engaged there is nothing more beautiful or brilliant then your engagement ring! Its sparkle goodness and you just can’t stop looking at it!!

Before you know it though that brilliance starts to fade and it may even get some gunk under the prongs.

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How To Clean Your Rings At Home

Time needed: 30 minutes.

Get your wedding rings photo ready with this tried and true method for safely and gently cleaning your wedding rings at home.

  1. Soak

    Soak your wedding ring in warm water with dishwashing soap

  2. Give It Time

    Let it sit for about 20 to 40 minutes

  3. Gentle Scrub

    Then gently brush the stone with a soft toothbrush (don’t forget the part that sits against your finger.

  4. Rinse

    rinse and repeat if needed

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You Can Have Them Professionally Cleaned

Over a decade ago I worked at a lovely jewelry shop and we sold wedding rings. We would gladly clean them for our customers and it only takes about 10 minutes. You can actually take your rings to any jewelry shop and they will clean your rings and check the prongs without batting an eye.

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What Is Flashing

If your engagement ring happens to be white gold you can also have it “flashed” or “dipped”. You know its time to do this if your white gold ring looks less silver and more “less then silver”. Flashing or dipping is when your jewelry will re-coat your ring in white gold giving it it’s like new characteristics back. The acidity of your skin can play a roll in the frequency of needing to do this.

If you would like lots more wedding photography information I recommend checking out my
Wedding Guide.

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