The benefits of lab-grown gems seem to multiply exponentially now that this product has been widely accepted by all. However, these benefits are not only limited to the consumer but extend to the industry as a whole.
For the sellers and retailers, they can now officially state that their man made loose, fancy, white and even coloured diamonds are all real ones. In the past, coloured examples of these stones were extremely rare and therefore expensive. Luckily today, thanks to the advancements in technology, coloured representatives of this precious stone are easy to find. On top of that, they are even shinier and brighter compared to their mined counterparts.
Even though diamonds are still considered to be a kind of luxury, those produced in labs are by far more affordable and for those consumers who don’t want to spend an enormous sum of money, the lab-produced ones should be first choice.
Mining also comes into effect since generally it damages the environment. Due to the fact that everyone should be ecologically aware, lab-grown diamonds are perfect since they do not damage the environment in any way.
Furthermore, due to the fact that no mining is required, no human lives are put in danger in order to produce them. Mining conditions can be dangerous and by producing in this way the industry can get credibility and respect from the public.
The industry has also often been criticised for the unknown origin of diamonds and by producing in laboratories human rights are obeyed so the consumer can now know exactly where and how their item was created.
Source: The Frisky