Investing in a crystal collection doesn't come cheap. The last thing a buyer wants to hear is that they paid for a scam. Staying educated on how to identify the genuine crystals is key to avoiding fakes and frauds that attempt to infiltrate our beautiful industry.
Part one in a series on fakes, frauds, and treatments used on gemstones, crystals and minerals. Part one covers an assortment of common treatments and part two will include details about which stones these treatments are used on and how to spot frauds.
Little Lemuria is a Wisconsin-based mineral and crystal shop owned and operated by Jessy and Doug Watson. It is our mission to connect you with pieces that you love, whether they are mineral specimens, crystals, gemstone carvings, or jewelry.