Natural ways to clean, protect and patina various metals9:00 AM
Your jewelry is taking a beating. After weeks of wear, the metal is bombarded with dirt, water stain, soap grime and organic material from skin contact. It isn't hard to understand why that cherished sterling is now a dark ghost of it's former glory.
The good news is that it is not difficult to clean your favorite jewelry pieces and you can do it with natural remedies instead of using harsh chemicals and solvents. You can even patina metal for an antique look with products you probably already have at home.