Epoxy jewellery resins are durable, usually clear or translucent, man made material, used to set hair and other materials in a mould.
Although resin is hardy and durable, it still needs looking after.
IMPORTANT RESIN INFORMATION
Resin does have a limited life, and will change colour and break down over time.
When not being worn, it should always be stored away in a cool , dark, non air tight place.
This can /will happen when the resin jewellery is exposed to sunlight or to extreme heat alone, and cause the resin to break down and become discoloured.
It’s important to store your resin jewellery properly when you’re not wearing it. Store in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight and humidity. Avoid storing it in a damp or humid environment, as this can cause the resin to warp or discolour.
Avoid exposing it to harsh chemicals, such as cleaning products, hairspray, perfume and hand sanitisers. These can damage the resin & cause it to discolour or become cloudy. Also avoid exposing your resin jewellery to extreme temperatures or pressure, as this can cause it to crack or warp. When not wearing your resin jewellery, store it properly to help prolong its lifespan.
You should avoid wearing your resin jewellery while swimming or showering, as exposure to water can damage the resin. You should also avoid exposing your resin jewellery to extreme temperatures, such as leaving it in a hot car or exposing it to direct sunlight for long periods of time. Handle your resin jewellery with care to avoid dropping or scratching it.
- Applying perfume or lotion
Store your resin pieces away from heat and sunlight! Avoid leaving in the sun, as UV rays can discolour and turn your resin yellow,. This cannot be reversed.