What is Moissanite?
The appearance of Moissanite is very similar to that of natural diamonds, which is difficult to distinguish with the naked eye. It is also a gem with the closest physical properties to natural diamonds.
Moissanite shines brighter than any stone! The fire color of moissanite can look so beautiful because of the physical, chemical, and optical properties of its crystals. This gem has a very high refractive index of 2.65-2.69 (2.42 for diamonds), a dispersion index of 0.104 (0.044 for diamonds) and a gloss rate of 20.4 (17.2% for diamonds).
Moissanite has a Mohs hardness of 9.25, which is higher than other gemstones. Its high hardness makes it not easy to be scratched and cracked and can last forever.
WILL MOISSANITE LAST FOREVER?
Yes it will. Moissanite is a beautiful gemstone that is very hard – a 9.25 on the hardness scale! So, just like a Diamond is forever, so too, is Moissanite.
IS MOISSANITE ETHICAL?
Yes! Moissanite is among the most ethical, sustainable engagement ring choices out there. This is because Moissanite is a man made stone. So, no mining is needed to give you a perfectly brilliant Moissanite.