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Can the antibacterial gel ruin the jewelry?

Extreme precautions in terms of hygiene and distance continue to be one of the priorities derived from the Covid-19 pandemic.

Therefore, frequent hand washing with soap and water as well as the use of antibacterial gel is essential.

The point is that certain formulas of this gel can damage your jewelry. And in De Última we tell you in detail.

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Much has been said about making sure you also clean your cell phone to prevent the spread of coronavirus, but don't forget that some jewelry and accessories such as rings, bracelets, and watches are also exposed in the same way as your hands.

So it is likely that when you apply the antibac gel you take the opportunity to go over these pieces a bit.

The problem comes when you notice that they start to stain, change color or rust, but why does this happen?

Can antibacterial gel ruin jewelry ?

According to S Moda from El País, “hydroalcoholic gels can cause adverse reactions in pieces of jewelry”.