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damaged lapis

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Is there anything that can be done to repair bleached out lapis? Several pairs of lapis earrings got put in silver cleaner and emerged bleached looking/

asked May 25, 2012 by addicted to sparklie (120 points)

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As far as I know the color of lapis should not fade with bleach. I could be wrogn but it could be your original lapis was dyed and the bleach caused it to fade. There really isn't anything to do to correct this other than dyeing it, which is really not ideal.

answered May 25, 2012 by hershel (51,840 points)