Why Does Silver Tarnish?

Sterling silver tarnishes due to some chemical reactions on the surface.  

This is a form of corrosion which is a bit easier to remove than like rust.

 Humidity, air pollution, and some chemicals make sterling silver tarnish.

Why Does Silver Tarnish?

Also, items such as hairsprays, lotions, perfumes, and deodorants can cause tarnish.

If you have several pieces which are covered in tarnish you can DIY your own remedies and bring back the shine.

Most importantly make sure you store your pieces the right way so they never get to this stage.

Now you know why does sterling silver tarnish.

If you have suggestions or have other questions, ask them in the comments bellow.

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