LAB GROWN DIAMONDS
THE CONSCIENCE FREE VARIANT OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL MINERAL IN THE WORLD.
Let's face it. We all love diamonds. But environmental destruction, human rights violations, child labor, mafia structures and a lot of misery make the shimmering brilliance of the stones fade.
But there is a good reason for hope because since about 15 years a new technology makes it possible to grow diamonds in a laboratory. Unbelievable- but true! And the best part of it is:
The results are not only breathtakingly beautiful but also as conflict-free as they are brilliant. And there is no difference to the "real" once. Look, feel, brilliance - all same! but better:
WHAT IS A LAB CREATED DIAMOND?
The number one question we get is “Are lab-created / lab - grown also known as man made diamonds "real" diamonds?
the answer is easy as short: YES!
The only thing that distinguishes a lab-created diamond from a natural diamond is its origin. As the name suggests, the lab grown diamond is grown in a laboratory using the latest technology that mimics the natural growth process of natural diamonds.
A finished Lab grown diamond is chemically, physically and optically similar to the one we extract from the earth.
Even a trained eye will not be able to distinguish a lab grown diamond from a natural one.
BENEFITS OF A LAB GROWN DIAMOND
Ethical It is always good to know where and how the products we buy come from. With lab grown diamonds we can be sure that neither children nor forced or inhumane labor is involved.
If you want to support this security should choose a piece of jewelry with lab grown diamonds.
For the environment Lab-created diamonds are inherently and significantly less detrimental to the environment as it takes considerably less energy to grow a diamond in a lab than it does to dig it out of the ground.
Price vise Lab-It deepens on the market and general economic situation but in general lab grown diamonds are 20-30% less expensive than mined diamonds.
Natural Diamond: Water used for a natural diamond per carat: 476 liter, 2700kg mineral waste & 9,2m2 disturbed land.
Lab grown Diamond: Water used for a lab grown diamond per carat: 68 liter, 0,453592kg mineral waste & 0,65032128m2 disturbed land.
Even if we try in our everyday life to live exclusively with and from things that the world creates, we did not have to think long about the topic of diamonds.
Of course, a natural diamond is a true miracle of nature, and a stone grown over millions of years has a natural an incredible power and significance.
But the way these stones are mined and the way nature is destroyed takes all the shine off these stones for us and makes our decision easy; we are happy and proud to work with lab grown diamonds.