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Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph.D.

Preserving Crystals

By February 20, 2014

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Preserve your crystals to keep them beautiful. (http://0.tqn.com/d/chemistry/1/6/t/p/chromiumalum.jpg)One of the most common questions I get asked about growing crystals is how to keep them after you have grown them. You may want to display your crystal or even make it into a piece of jewelry. Crystals often change when exposed to heat, light, humidity and shock, but you can preserve many crystals using simple methods and common materials... here's how.

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