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    14 Products That'll Have Your Jewelry Sparkling Like The Day You Bought It

    "MY EYES!" —everyone around you when you flaunt your recently cleaned jewelry.

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    1. A cleaning pen, so all of your jewels (whether they're real or not) will be so sparkly everyone will wonder where you got 'em from.

    This seemingly average little cleaning pen is filled with a high-performance formula that cleans jewelry like nothing I've ever experienced. It contains micro-fine cleansers, polishing agents, and a polymer that will make your gems so shiny they'll nearly blind you. I've used it on my diamond rings, but it also works wonders on my cubic zirconia earrings. Check out my full review of the Connoisseurs 1050 Diamond Dazzle Stick.

    Promising review: "The center stone of my ring (an oval white sapphire) has been cloudy since shortly after I got it. I have to use a lot of hand sanitizer at work, which gets under the stone. This product was easy to use. The little brush gets under the stone really well (much better than a toothbrush). My ring looks like new." —FintanCat

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $10.85.

    2. Or a polish from the same company to make sure your go-to pieces shine like the top of the Chrysler Building., Amazon

    Promising review: "Worked very well for me. I mostly used it to clean silver jewelry with semi-precious stones. The silver is perfectly clean and shiny after the immersion in the solution and polishing with the cloth. Although the product does not mention if it works with semi-precious stones (it notes that it is for precious stones, which is not the same) I decided to take the risk and use it anyway. All of the stones were intact after the contact with the solution (quartz, several types of agate, and tiger's eye) and the cloth gave them a really nice shine." —Nadia M.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.95.

    3. An ultrasonic jewelry-cleaning machine that'll (gently) shake, rattle, and roll your favorite silver or gold pieces into shiny perfection.


    My husband gifted me this cleaner and I'm a huge fan. All you have to do is add a little dish soap and water until the machine, place your jewelry into the basket, and set the timer. Before you know it your fave necklace looks new again!

    Promising review: "I've had it for two weeks now, and cleaned all of my jewelry twice. Both times I realized how gross jewelry gets when I wear it every day. This machine gets it so sparkly again in just a couple of minutes, with just water and ultrasonic waves, no nasty chemicals." —Infractus

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    4. A ammonia-free cleaning solution, perfect for freshening up any gold, platinum, or diamond jewels.


    Promising review: "I've used this on my wedding set (platinum and diamonds) and on a white gold ring with an aquamarine stone and it worked great! Got a better clean with this cleaner than when I take my rings to the jeweler. The bristles could be slightly firmer on the brush, but that is my only complaint. The jar has a basket with stick-like handle that holds the brush, which makes for easy, safe cleaning of jewelry. Can't wait to clean other items!" —Mrs. B

    Get it from Amazon for $7.95.

    5. Necklace and bracelet extenders, so you never have to worry about outgrowing your favorite accessories.


    Promising review: "I have used a couple of these extenders at this point and they work perfectly. For the price you can't beat it and they work great for gold or silver necklaces. I love the various sizes and would highly recommend them." —Teresa A. Brown

    Get a set of 12 from Amazon for $9.95.

    6. A natural tarnish remover and polishing cream you can use on all precious metals, a must for when that Tiffany bracelet you got in middle school comes back in style.


    Promising review: "This stuff really works. I had used a liquid sterling silver cleaner and it didn't get rid of all the tarnish and left my jewelry with no shine. (It had been a while since I wore or cared for the items). Sparkle Bright is a weird, solid tan gel that when you follow directions, you can see the improvements immediately. There's a lot in this jar, but when I run out I will buy this product again." —LeAnna

    Get it from Amazon for $10.95.

    7. A 3-in-1 machine to steam, clean, and sanitize your daily pieces without the added hassle of trekking to your local jeweler., Amazon

    Promising review: "Love this. The steaming capability is exactly what I needed. Now I can give my jewelry mini 'spa days' at home. My jewelry comes out very clean and sparkling — at least as good as a quick cleaning that could be done by a jeweler. Regarding the ultrasonic cleaning capability, I did a test at home to see how effective it would be. I put hand lotion directly onto my ring's stone and placed it in the tank. As soon as I turned it on, the lotion floated off and disappeared. Very effective!" —SEK

    Get it from Amazon for $169.99.

    8. A cloth that'll clean your rings, necklaces, and bracelets so well it'll have your friends saying "Wow, did you just splurge on a bunch of new jewelry?!"


    Promising review: "A few years ago I bought some cheap but cute gold earrings. They got really grimy and this cloth did the trick! I believe they’re 14k gold. It also worked on my brass and sterling silver rings. Would recommend for everyday jewelry!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.95.

    9. Or this polishing cloth that has before and after photos you'll need to see to believe.

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    Promising review: "This polishing cloth is amazing! My beautiful wedding ring has gotten a bit lackluster, due to weekly racing sessions at the local dirt track, my addiction to lotion, and overall humidity/sweat. After just one use of this polishing cloth, my ring now sparkles like fire and is absolutely mesmerizing to me! The size of this cloth is huge and so much better than the tiny cloth that came with my ring. The end result — breathtaking beauty and endless sparkle!" —liltreeclimber

    Check out our full review on the Sabrina Silver silver polishing cloth.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.24+ (also available as a set of three).

    10. A concentrate you can use with a jewelry-cleaning machine or apply with a toothbrush for an easy way to boost to your gem's natural sparkle.

    Promising review: "I bought this without having any kind of machine or actual jewelry cleaner to go with it. I just use this with a toothbrush and it works great! I have lots of piercings and am allergic to anything not real gold or silver so I know the product works perfectly with real gold and silver. I also own a pair of real sapphire white gold earrings and it cleaned them easily. As long as your willing to put in a little work with a toothbrush, the jewelry cleaning machine is unnecessary." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $6.

    11. Or a foaming silver cleaner you'll love so much you'll dig up every piece of jewelry you've ever owned just to use it again and again.

    Promising review: "This is the best ever! Warning: Cleaning with this stuff is addicting. I put 1/2 teaspoon in a wet washcloth and cleaned three chain-link bracelets, eight rings, six pairs of earrings, and four necklaces. I just dropped one at a time in the middle of washcloth and rubbed for a few seconds the foam does the work. Not much rubbing necessary. I feel as if I have new necklaces. I had not worn these in years because they are pearl, with intricate silver spacers which I just could not clean. This foam cleaner is the best!!!" —SALAGIRL

    Get it from Amazon for $14.54+ (available in 19 or 36 oz).

    12. Wipes designed to remove any tarnish from items like that beloved watch you inherited but never wear because it looks dirty.


    Promising review: "These are handy little things and perfect for cleaning jewelry. They are pre-moistened with cleaning solution, but are not overly strong so it doesn't damage intentionally oxidized pieces. These are small containers, about the size of an 8 oz measuring cup, very portable, and very easy to use." —JJBee

    Get a pack of four from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in packs of four or six).

    13. A gentle cleaning kit that'll inspire you to ~treat yo' self~ to some new jewels just so you can clean them.


    Promising review: "This is a great product and helps make my jewelry shine! I have a few rings I wear 24/7 (including in the shower and to bed, which I know isn't recommended) and this cleaner took all of the tarnish right off from years of wearing them! I love that it has a little carrier that lets you put jewelry to soak right in the container instead of wasting a lot of product like many others. I would 100% recommended this for anyone with jewelry!" —emily

    Get it from Amazon for $21.99.

    14. And a jewelry repair kit, because what's the use of gleaming gem stones if they're attached to a broken necklace?

    Promising review: "Great set of findings, along with two kinds of wire, and one roll of elastic. The pliers are great quality and the perfect size for this kit. You get so much for the price, everyone should buy this even if they don't make jewelry, just to have on hand for jewelry repairs." —Karen Ann Mitchell

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    You, showing off how clean and dazzling your jewelry looks:

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