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29 Jul 2007

Why does gold juwelery make skin black
In the last few months I noticed that my gold juwelery makes my fingers and where ever it is worn black. It also does the same with my stainless steel medical alert bracelet. Please I want to know why this happens
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Fifi

Thank you for visiting health24.com.

This could be a deposit of other metals contained in your gold jewelery. You should not see this effect with 24 ct gold jewelery. I will not be concerned about this condition but to put your mind at ease, you can consult a Dermatologist.

Kind regards


Dr Anrich Burger
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