About Lab Grown Diamonds

Frequently Asked Questions

Are They Like Cubic Zirconia?

No. Cubic zirconia is not a diamond, it is merely a diamond simulant, meaning that it looks similar but not exactly like a diamond. In fact, a cubic zirconia contains zero carbon, whereas diamonds (mined and grown) are made entirely from carbon.

Are Lab Grown Diamonds REAL Diamonds?

Yes! Lab grown diamonds display the same physical, chemical, and optical characteristics as earth mined diamonds. They are both made from carbon and have the same hardness and refractive index. So yes, they are real diamonds!

Are Lab Grown Diamonds Flawless?

Like natural diamonds, lab grown diamonds will vary in color, clarity, and cut. Each one is unique. Lab grown diamonds may contain minor internal or surface inclusions, comparable to high quality earth-mined diamonds. Lab grown diamonds are graded against the same standards that earth-mined diamonds are.

Are Lab-Grown Diamonds Guaranteed to be Conflict-Free?

Yes! Where as it is incredibly hard to guarentee the same from earth-mined diamonds, you can track the creation of lab grown diamonds from start to finish.

Are Lab Grown Diamonds Less Expensive?

Yes! You can buy a lab grown diamond of the same quality and size as an earth-mined diamond, you can expect to save 30%-40% on average.