Lab Diamond FAQs: Expert Insights from Canada's Trusted Jeweler - Promise Jewelry

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Lab diamonds are real diamonds that are grown in controlled laboratory environments using advanced technological methods. They have the same physical, chemical, and optical properties as mined diamonds.

Yes, lab diamonds are 100% real diamonds. They are identical to mined diamonds in every way, except for their origin.

Lab diamonds are created through two main methods: High Pressure High Temperature (HPHT) and Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD). Both methods replicate the natural process of diamond formation.

Lab diamonds generally cost 20% to 40% less than mined diamonds. This is due to a more efficient and controlled production process, not a lack of quality.

No, even professional gemologists cannot distinguish a lab-grown diamond from a mined diamond without specialized equipment.

Yes, lab diamonds are considered more ethical as they don't involve mining, reducing the environmental impact and potential human rights issues associated with traditional diamond mining.

Yes, since lab diamonds are chemically and structurally identical to natural diamonds, they will last just as long.

Caring for a lab diamond is the same as caring for a natural diamond. Regular cleaning and professional checks are recommended to maintain its beauty.

Ensure that the lab diamond comes with a reputable certification such as GIA or IGI. This verifies the diamond's quality and characteristics.

Yes, Promise Jewelry offers a wide selection of lab diamond jewelry, and our experts can create custom pieces to suit your individual tastes and preferences.

Absolutely! Lab diamonds offer the same beauty and durability as mined diamonds, making them a perfect choice for engagement rings. They are also often more affordable and ethically sourced.

Promise Jewelry offers a personalized experience for customizing engagement rings. You can choose your preferred lab diamond, setting, metal, and design to create a one-of-a-kind piece.

Just like natural diamonds, lab diamonds can be insured. It's a wise step to protect your investment in fine jewelry.

Lab diamonds are regarded as an environmentally friendly option as they require fewer natural resources and have a smaller carbon footprint compared to traditional mining.

While the resale value of lab diamonds may differ from natural diamonds, their increasing popularity and acceptance ensure they remain a valuable investment.

Yes, lab diamonds are versatile and can be used in all types of jewelry, including rings, necklaces, earrings, and bracelets.

Lab diamonds have the same hardness as natural diamonds (10 on the Mohs scale), so they are highly resistant to scratching.

Lab diamonds reflect light identically to natural diamonds. The brilliance, fire, and scintillation are the same.

Promise Jewelry adheres to strict quality standards, and all lab diamonds are certified by reputable gemological institutes to ensure authenticity and quality.

The creation of a custom engagement ring at Promise Jewelry can take a few weeks, depending on the complexity of the design.

No, lab diamonds do not change color over time. Their color grade remains stable, just like natural diamonds.

Lab diamond jewelry can be cleaned using the same methods as natural diamonds. Mild soap and water with a soft brush work well.

Yes, lab diamonds can be reset into new jewelry designs. Promise Jewelry offers redesign and repurposing services.

Yes, lab diamonds are created in controlled environments, ensuring they are conflict-free and adhere to ethical standards.

From solitaire to vintage-inspired designs, Promise Jewelry offers a wide array of trending styles to suit every taste.

While Promise Jewelry operates primarily online, customer service representatives can provide detailed information, photos, and assistance to ensure you make the perfect choice. Or you can visit us in person at 6788 Regional Rd 57, Niagara Falls, ON L2J 1B4

Promise Jewelry offers various payment options, including credit cards, and more, to facilitate your purchase.

Lab diamonds are real diamonds with the same chemical composition as mined diamonds. Cubic Zirconia and Moissanite are different materials altogether, and while beautiful, they do not have the same properties as real diamonds.

Yes, many people view lab diamond engagement rings as more ethical due to their conflict-free nature and reduced environmental impact.

Promise Jewelry provides certification from reputable gemological institutes for each lab diamond. This certification confirms the authenticity and characteristics of the diamond.

Yes, lab diamonds can be set in various metals, including gold, platinum, and silver. Promise Jewelry offers a range of options to suit your taste.

Only with specialized equipment can a jeweler tell the difference between lab-grown and natural diamonds, as they are chemically and physically identical.

Lab diamonds have been growing in popularity and acceptance, and many experts believe they are a lasting option in the jewelry market, not just a trend.

Yes, Promise Jewelry offers upgrade options. Please contact our customer service to discuss your specific needs.

CVD (Chemical Vapor Deposition) and HPHT (High Pressure High Temperature) are two methods used to create lab diamonds. CVD builds layers of carbon, while HPHT mimics the natural formation of diamonds. Both create real diamonds but may have slightly different visual characteristics.

Yes, several celebrities have embraced lab diamonds for their ethical and environmental benefits. It's a choice that aligns with modern values.

Promise Jewelry sources lab diamonds from reputable producers who adhere to ethical practices and stringent quality standards.

Absolutely! Promise Jewelry offers a custom design service, allowing you to create a unique engagement ring.

Yes, lab diamonds offer the same lasting beauty and durability as mined diamonds, making them suitable for heirloom pieces.

Yes, Promise Jewelry offers various financing options to accommodate different budget needs.

Promise Jewelry provides expert guidance and detailed information about each diamond, helping you make an informed decision based on the 4 Cs and your preferences.

Lab diamond jewelry requires the same maintenance as natural diamond jewelry. Regular cleaning and periodic professional checks will keep your pieces sparkling.