DIY Tests To Tell If You Have A Real or Fake Diamond

Cubic Zirconia look so real these days, it’s hard to tell the difference but these tips won’t make you anyone’s fool!

Check out this video that gives you some “do-it-yourself” test for the authenticity of your diamond.

You will need:

  • Magnifying Glass
  • 10x Jeweler’s Loupe
  • Plate Glass
  • Newpaper
  • Black Light

Some of these tests are work and some only partially work.

The tests include:

  • The Scratch Test
  • The Fog Test
  • The Transparency Test
  • The Inclusion Test
  • The Black Light Test
  • Detecting Treated Diamonds