Pure gold are 24 karat. 18k gold is made up 75% of gold 25% other metals such as silver, copper and zinc.
What is 18k Gold Plated?
Gold-plated jewelry is created using an electro-chemical process that places a layer of gold on some base metal. The price is relatively lower compared to 18k gold-filled jewelry. Thus,18k gold plated jewelries are one of the most popular jewelry in the market now.
How Long Does Gold Plating Last?
It’s based on few factors such as the amount of contact the jewelry with products that contain chemistry such as lotion, perfume, shampoo and etc.
How to Take Care of My Gold Plated Jewelry?
Simple, just make sure to keep it protected from mechanical wear and in a soft container. If you take good care of your rose gold plated jewelry, it can last a long time.