Although many diamonds look similar, they are not all of equal quality. Diamond certification is the written proof of a diamond’s attributes. It’s your assurance that the diamond’s value is worth the price you are paying.
Diamond certification provides the precise grading for each of the 4Cs – carat weight, cut, color and clarity. With a certification in hand, you have the information you need to assess a diamond’s quality. It also allows you to make informed comparisons with other diamonds, either in the same jewelry store or in another, so you can better understand the differences in value and price.
Diamond certificates are issued by independent gemological laboratories. Facets of Fire diamonds uses two of the most prominent laboratories: