Hints ‘n Tips – Making Costume Ear Rings Wearable Again

A client came to Andrew to see what cold be done…..
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A client came to Andrew to see what cold be done about a pair of ear rings that were causing a rash on her ears. The ear rings are of great sentimental value and so Andrew cold not alter nor remake them but somehow had to stop them causing the irritation.

Andrew’s client thought the ear rings were silver as they were Pandora and pretty expensive. On close examination it was found that the ear rings were a base metal and heavily plated. The plating was wearing off due to the acidity of the skin and perspiration so what could Andrew do to help?