Educational Guide: Lab Grown Diamonds

Lab Grown Diamonds have grown in popularity over the past several years and are a practical choice when shopping for a diamond engagement ring because they are cost-effective, conflict free, and environmentally friendly, In contrast to mined diamonds, which are formed naturally, lab grown diamonds are created in lab. Whether you want a new engagement ring or want to a special heirloom piece for a special events, lab grown diamond jewelry is the perfect choice for any occasion. 


How Are Lab Grown Diamonds Mined?

Unlike natural diamonds comes from the ground, lab diamonds are created with two major methods: high pressure/high temperature(HPHT) and chemical vapor deposition (CVD).  With both methods, diamonds grow over a period of several days to weeks.  


Are Lab Grown Diamond Different from Mined Diamonds?

Not at all. The differences between a natural diamond and a laboratory grown diamond are very similar to the naked eye, person cannot tell the difference. So other than clear descriptions about the ring indicating its is part from a LAB. There’s no right or wrong choice when it comes to deciding between a natural or laboratory-grown diamond.

Should I buy a Lab Grown Diamond?

There is no right or wrong answer when it comes to choosing between a lab grown diamond or a natural diamond. The choice is completely up to you. There are few things to keep in consideration when making the choice:


    Lab grown Diamonds cost 10-50% less than the natural diamonds which means you can purchase a significantly larger diamond that still fits in the budget.

     All lab diamonds are guaranteed to respect and protect human rights. Lab diamonds guarantee no violence and no human rights abuse.


    Choosing a lab grown diamond means you are absolutely certain where your diamond came from.