Why it is important to clean your jewellery during Corona virus outbreak
- 16 April, 2020
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Why should you clean your jewellery during Coronavirus outbreak? As you know our parents and elders have told us to wash our hands after using the bathroom or before eating food. As you know we touch different peoples, pets, eatable things, and surfaces. These all objects pick up thousands of bacteria, germs, and viruses. So we regularly wash our hands, face and even arms on daily basis before eating our meal, after coming home from outside, or whenever it is essential.
But often we do not remember to clean our gold or artificial jewellery. These daily-wear men and women accessories have hidden spots where germs can hide and get growth. After wearing women jewellery such as rings, artificial earrings, beautiful necklace, and other accessories these become the part of the skin. These artificial metallic body parts can contain thousands of germs even we clean our hands and face with a lot of care.
So we should clean these women accessories and jewellery products while washing our hands and face otherwise we may have to face the following 15 illnesses.
- The flu
- Pink eye
- Hand-foot-and-mouth disease
- Hepatitis A
- Strep throat
- E. coli
- The common cold
Almost everyone knows that world is facing a deadly virus which is COVID-19. So we should do extra practice to clean our home, family and ourselves. Now whether you are taking a bath or washing your hands you should remove the germs from your bangles, earrings and other accessories by cleaning it with a perfect solution. Cleaning your jewellery items are as needed as cleaning your hands because infected jewellery can cause of re-contamination for your hands again. You will know how to clean your jewellery during Coronavirus outbreak by following these tips.
- Avoid using heavy jewellery
The universities and markets are closed even marriage ceremonies are bounded and only few people can join events and affairs. Governments have announced to stay home and stay simple. Heavy and large artificial jewellery set can get more germs than small objects. So you should avoid wearing heavy jewellery either you are at home or outside.
So honestly you should not use heavy and precious stones, jewellery and other accessories because these can be hard to clean. It is also very beneficial for you if you reduce the use of jewellery and other accessories during this Coronavirus outbreak.
- Do not use sanitizes
Alcohol-based sanitizes contain Isopropyl alcohol, ethanol (ethyl alcohol), or n-propanol. These liquids or gels are flammable and can damage the surface of your jewels too. So people should not use sanitizes especially on artificial jewellery to avoid the risk of damages.
- Don’t just take off your rings without washing
Whether your ring is contaminated or not you should wash it carefully because germs can take place under the jewellery items. The real or artificial stones can also contain germs even in the narrow spots. So don’t just take off your rings without washing them or wash them preciously before putting them back on your hands.
- Use lukewarm water with mild dish soap
As you know the sanitizes and other alcoholic liquids can destroy the surface and jewellery designs so the best choice is to use the soft mild liquid of a warm cup of water and hard surface or glass cleaner. You can also use gentle cloth cleaner such as surf excel with the hot water. You can inset your artificial jewellery, earrings, rings, bridle necklace, chain necklace, kundan jewellery, wedding jewellery, gold plated jewellery, and bangles into the liquid of surf and warm water for 3 to 5 minutes and then use any toothbrush to rub the surface to remove the dust and germs.
Now after cleaning your accessories you should wash your hands for next 20-seconds and let them dry. Few minutes of care can protect you and your family from deadly viruses not only during Coronavirus outbreak but later too. So stay home, stay clean and stay save.