In particular, the Greeks believed that amber possessed supernatural qualities and called it ’the tears of the gods’; the Romans used amber in truth serums; and amber was considered to have healing powers and used for various kinds of ailments in Denmark. Moreover, amber was widely applied in cosmetic and modern medicines to bring beauty and health to people.
Dominican blue amber
Dominican amber accounts for only 1% of global amber storage, while blue amber only account for 3% of Dominican amber. The annual output of top quality Dominican blue amber is only a few dozen kilograms.
Classification of amber
1. Cherry amber: Color look like blood, also known as cherry or red amber.
Amber is the only "living fossil". Beeswax amber is one of the seven treasures of Buddhism, which regarded as body armor to drive off evil spirits, and bring good luck and the prosperity.
It is widely believed that amber has medicinal and therapeutic powers since time immemorial. Amber contains from 3% to 8% amber acid. Scientific tests have proven its beneficial effects on living organisms. Amber is electronegative; therefore, when it contact with the human body, it ionizes it in a beneficial way, improving the body’s energy and electrolyte balance.
Amber has anti-bacterial and antiseptic properties; an amber tincture serves to strengthen the body’s natural immunity, helps to mitigate cold symptoms, fever as well as rheumatic and muscle pain. Amber teething rings and necklaces are given to infants to ease their pain. Amber and its derivatives are among the ingredients and it was used in some contemporary medicines and cosmetics.
Maintenance of amber
We recommend you to wear the amber jewelry often. It is beneficial for your health and it is also a good way to keep amber shinny.
Classifications of Coral
1. AKA Coral
2. Satin coral
3. MOMO coral
Features of Coral
Traditional Chinese medicine believes that coral has medical effect. It can give sharper sight, ease nervous, good for eyes, and can treat epilepsy and nose bleeding. It is said that if children wear the coral, it can protect the growth of bones. Red or pink coral, in particular, can help to detect blood disease. People suffer from heart disease and nervous system diseases are encouraged to wear it. Coral is also good for the growth of skin, nails and hair.
With the diversification of jewelry collection, coral is popular in the jewelry market. Since there are less and less red corals, the coral jewelries and ornaments have a high price appreciation potential.
Maintenance of Coral
Diamonds and colored gems
Diamond is a colorless crystal, composed of carbon elements known as the hardest natural substance in existence. Gemstone diamond is used to process into diamond jewelry, which is the most valuable gemstone in the world. Apart from diamond, all other gemstones are collectively named as color gemstone encompassing diverse precious stones and semi-precious stones such as Tanzanite, Opal, Aquamarine, Tourmaline, Topaz, Peridot, Garnet, Moonstone, and Turquoise, etc.
Sinodic jewelry focuses on the natural amber and coral jewelry, while we will soon bring in a new product line - the Belgian diamonds. Antwerp, known as the World Diamond Center, owns the world’s top diamond cutting and processing technology and over 1800 diamond companies. Antwerp accounts for 80% of the world’s rough diamond and 50% of the finished diamond trading
Sinodic Jewelry will also gradually introduce a variety of natural colored gemstones, which will be integrated into the diverse series of Sinodic jewelry designs, enriching a variety of categories and styles and demonstrating natural charm of different gems.
自然界有3000多种矿物质，但是达到宝石级别，常被用于加工成珠宝的矿物质只有几十余种，按照美观、耐久、稀少三个因素综合考虑，宝石一般可以分为天然宝石，天然玉石，天然有机宝石。 珍贵的天然宝石如钻石、红宝石、蓝宝石、祖母绿和金绿宝石 (猫眼石)，即通常所谓的五大宝石。知名珍贵玉石如和田玉，翡翠, 天然有机宝石主要有珍珠 、珊瑚、琥珀 、象牙等。
钻石在化学和工业中称为金剛石，是碳元素组成的無色晶体，是目前已知的自然存在的最硬物質，宝石级金刚石一般用来加工成钻石珠宝饰品，备受世人青睐。国际上把除了钻石以外的宝玉石统称为彩色宝石，包含各类珍贵宝玉石及半宝石如坦桑石、欧泊 、海蓝宝石、碧玺、黄玉、 橄榄石、石榴石、月光石、绿松石等。