Deep Dive: Is Stainless Steel Jewelry Waterproof?

Deep Dive: Is Stainless Steel Jewelry Waterproof?

Can you get your stainless steel jewelry wet? To answer that question let's look into the three types of common water exposures.  Showering (Tap Water), Going to the Beach (Salt Water), and Swimming in a Pool (Chlorine Water).

Is it OK to Shower with Stainless Steel Jewelry?

Showering with Stainless Steel Earrings

Can you wear your stainless steel jewelry in the shower? You betcha! Stainless steel is water-friendly, so you can sing your heart out while rocking your favorite accessories.

Need proof?  Take a look around your house.  Stainless steel is used for kitchen sinks, pots and pans, water bottles, strainers, shower rods, dishwashers, etc.  All these items are made from stainless steel not only for its beautiful finish but also because it can withstand water exposure.


Does Salt Water Damage Stainless Steel Jewelry?

Going to the Beach with Stainless Steel Bracelet

Can you wear your stainless steel jewelry in the ocean? Absolutely! Stainless steel jewelry can handle salt water like a champ, making it perfect for seaside adventures.  Did you know its durability and rust-resistant nature makes it the most popular metal used in bridge construction?  So yes, it can handle exposure to saltwater. 



Can I wear my Stainless Steel Jewelry While Swimming in a Chlorine Pool?

Wearing Stainless Steel Necklace Chain in Pool

Are you planning a pool day? No problem! Stainless steel jewelry is also chlorine-resistant, making it the perfect poolside companion. Did you know the ladder you use to get in the pool and the pool filter are typically made from stainless steel?  





So, is stainless steel jewelry waterproof? Yes! Go ahead and wash your hands, shower, and swim with your favorite stainless steel jewelry, and know it will always look as good as the day you received it. 

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