What is a lab grown diamond?
Lab-grown diamonds are an exciting new innovation in the world of gemstones. These diamonds are created in a laboratory using advanced technology that replicates the natural diamond-forming process. As a result, lab-grown diamonds have the same physical, chemical, and optical properties as natural diamonds, making them virtually indistinguishable from natural diamonds. To the naked eye, they look exactly the same – sparkling, clear, and beautiful. The only difference is that lab-grown diamonds are not as rare as natural diamonds, which means that they are way more affordable. This allows couples to choose beautiful lab-grown stones that are larger and more impressive, without having to incur excessive expenses.
One of the key benefits of lab-grown diamonds is their sustainability. Unlike natural diamonds, which are mined from the earth and can have a negative impact on the environment, lab-grown diamonds are created using renewable energy sources and have a much lower carbon footprint. This makes them a more eco-friendly and sustainable option for those who care about the environment.
In terms of grading, lab-grown diamonds are evaluated using the same criteria as natural diamonds. The four Cs – cut, color, clarity, and carat weight – are used to determine the value of a lab-grown diamond, just as they are used for natural diamonds. This ensures that lab-grown diamonds are graded consistently and accurately, and allows for easy comparison between natural and lab-grown diamonds.
The process of grading lab-grown diamonds is also the same as for natural diamonds. Lab-grown diamonds are evaluated by trained gemologists using specialized equipment and techniques. This ensures that the grading of lab-grown diamonds is objective and consistent, and that the quality of the diamonds is accurately assessed.
Lab-grown diamonds are a fantastic alternative to natural diamonds. They are sustainable, affordable, and available in a wide range of colors and sizes.
At BocajNarima, we are proud to offer a selection of high-quality lab-grown diamonds that are certified by the best two laboratories in the world – the International Gemological Institute (IGI) and the Gemological Institute of America (GIA). These leading organizations are renowned for their expertise in diamond grading and certification, and their certification guarantees the quality and authenticity of our lab-grown diamonds.