Mined diamonds naturally created in the earth under high temperature and pressure
Lab Grown Diamonds
Real diamonds created in a lab with the same physical characteristics as earth diamonds
Earth vs. Lab Created Diamonds
Earth and Lab diamonds are not similar, they are both diamonds. All our lab grown diamonds have the same physical, chemical, and optical characteristics as earth diamonds, and project the same fire, and sparkle. Using a jeweler’s loupe, lab created diamonds are nearly impossible to differentiate from earth diamonds. In lab created diamonds, there may be some different trace elements that earth diamonds do not contain. However, this does not affect the appearance of the diamond. The only way to truly distinguish between a Lab created diamond and earth diamonds is by using specialized equipment. All our Lab created diamonds are certified and labeled as lab grown directly on the certificate.
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Learn more about the 4 C’s of diamonds and what makes them truly brilliant before you search our collection of earth and lab diamond selection with the right balance of cut, color and clarity in a wide variety of carat weight.
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Are lab diamonds the same as diamond simulants like cubic zirconia and moissanite?
No, lab diamonds are true carbon crystals and have the same physical properties as earth diamonds. Diamond simulants do not have the same physical properties and are noticeably different to lab and earth diamonds simply by using the naked eye.
Are lab diamonds less expensive than natural diamonds?
When comparing a lab diamond to a comparable earth diamonds in size and quality, you will find that the price of the lab diamond is much more affordable, giving you the option to save or choose a higher quality or size stone while staying within your budget.
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