Largest lab created diamond selection in the Los Angeles Jewelry District!SCHEDULE A VISIT
Our Trusted Advisors will demonstrate the differences between lab created and an earth mined diamonds making sure to answer any questions you may have.
A lab created diamond is a diamond, but is available at a more affordable price point.
Lab grown diamonds are just as beautiful as natural diamonds with the same physical & chemical structure.
Lab created diamonds are ethically produced, so you can be sure your gem is 100% sustainably sourced and conﬂict-free.
The only difference between a natural diamond and a lab grown diamond is where it originates. Lab grown diamonds are created in a lab using technology that replicates the process of natural diamond creation.
There is no difference in appearance between pure grown diamonds and earth mined diamonds since they’re both made of the same physical structure. The “difference” comes down to what you, the consumer, are looking for.
It begins with a sliver of a natural diamond, called the “seed.” This seed is then placed in a machine that creates ideal conditions. A few weeks later, the seed to grow into a larger diamond that is ready to be refined and placed in jewelry.
Since lab grown diamonds are created from a natural diamond, whatever inclusions or flaws that diamond “seed” contains will be duplicated into its lab grown product.
In short, there was never any pressure. She even showed us diamond alternatives (lab vs. natural, Moissanite) and did a side by side comparison.
Vic also went the extra mile to help me pick out the diamond and gave a very thorough walk through the 4 C's. Again, no pressure to pick out certain sizes or whether lab vs natural mined diamonds were better, just thoughtful considerations.
I personally went from traditional certified mined diamonds to considering synthetic (moissanite, etc) to considering (and ultimately purchasing) a synthesized - i.e. lab-made - diamond.