How to check diamond quality

Diamonds are very precious, and most people rarely buy them. Buying diamonds can be an exciting investment, but it can be a daunting task to check the quality of the gem. Most people do not know how to check diamond quality and may end up falling into the hands of conmen.

In the past, scratching the diamond against glass the most common technique for telling whether the diamond was real or synthetic. If the glass was scratched, then the diamond was real. However, this method was not foolproof as some fake diamonds also scratched the glass. So how can you check the diamond quality? The most important things to look for when checking the quality of the diamond are Carat, Clarity, Cut, Color, and Fluorescence. . . . Read More

How to Buy a Quality Diamond