Features of Moissanite Gems.
These stone is a silicon carbide which can also be atrificially made in a laboratory settings and function as well as an originol stone.Due to its hardness, silicon carbide can be used in commercial and industrial applications. Moissanite stones are gaining popularity after a long period of criticisation by many people worldwide. Laboratory made silicon carbide is very common and is used by many people because of the scarcity of the mineral in its natural form. Silicon carbide is an alternative mineral that can be used as an abbrassive and a cutting tool. Moissanite mineral does not involve the expensive mining operations such as those tiresome diamond mining procedures.
The recipient of a moissanite engagement ring can equally accept and love it more because of the beauty and flasshiness that comes with them.Moissanite rings refracts more light that comes to it than the diamond does. When exposed to bright sunlight, it can have some grey and or greenish shades in it which is not to the desired quality. Diamond is a strong and hard gem which can be used as a cutting tool as the same way that a moissanite gem can.
When a moissanite engagement ring is properly selected before buying and a good looking one taken, it is very hard for anyone to know that it is not an actual diamond. A moissanite jewel have come as a cheaper means of attaining a similar happiness as to that of a diamond but at a lower price. If a buyer procures a moissanite ring, he must understand that reselling the diamond at the same price he bought at will be a hefty challenge.
Showing a high esteem to other clueless people that you are wearing a very flashy and cheaper gem can help demistyfy the long mistyfied moissanite gem. Eventhough it is cheaper and a little softer than a diamond, a moissanite gem cannot be easily differentiated by a layman but an experienced specialist. 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.If a person is looking for beautiful and affordable jewels such as engagement rings and necklesses, a moissanite gem can work as well as a diamond.
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.