A lab grown diamond in jewellery box

A Comprehensive Buying Guide on Lab Grown Diamond?

Lab grown diamonds have achieved significant popularity due to their beauty, affordability, and ethical manufacture. Have you ever wondered what a lab grown diamond is? or how lab grown diamonds are made? This blog will explain everything you need to learn about lab grown diamonds, including their meaning, advantages, and why they are an ideal choice for modern jewellery buffs.

So, why are lab-grown diamonds becoming so popular? For starters, they are less costly than mined diamonds, allowing you to get a larger or higher-quality diamond for the same price. They are also an ethical choice because their manufacture avoids the environmental and social issues associated with diamond mining. Also, lab-grown diamonds are a sustainable alternative.

Read More: Are Lab-Grown Diamonds Worth Buying?

Let's learn more about these lab-grown diamonds and why they're an amazing addition to any jewellery box.

lab grown diamonds vs traditional mining

Similarities between lab-grown diamonds and natural ones

Do Lab Grown Diamonds Look the Same as Mined Diamonds?

Yes, lab-grown diamonds look precisely like natural diamonds. They have the same twinkle, glow, and blaze that make diamonds so beautiful. Even experts often need advanced equipment to tell them apart.

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lab grown diamond in laboratory

Man made diamonds are created using modern technology

What Is Lab Grown Diamond?

A lab grown diamond is a real diamond made in a lab. Scientists use high-pressure, high-temperature (HPHT) or chemical vapour deposition (CVD) techniques to imitate the natural diamond-growing process. These diamonds are made of pure carbon, just like natural diamonds.

Side-by-side image of lab grown and natural diamond

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Lab Grown Versus Natural Diamonds

The primary difference between lab-grown and natural diamonds is their origin. Natural diamonds create over billions of years under the Earth's crust, while lab-grown diamonds are created in a matter of weeks in a lab. Despite this, they are identical in appearance and composition.

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Flat lay of lab grown diamond jewellery with GIVA logo

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How To Find A Lab Grown Diamond

Finding a lab grown diamond is easy. Numerous reputable jewellers like GIVA, offer a gorgeous collection of lab grown diamond jewellery. Always look for certification from reputed gemological labs to guarantee quality and genuineness.

A lab grown diamond necklace

Pros and cons of lab grown diamonds

Pros And Cons Of Lab Grown Diamonds


Ethical and Sustainable: lab grown diamonds are created without the environmental and ethical problems associated with mining.

Affordable: They cost less than mined diamonds, offering more value for your money.

Similar Quality: They have the same physical, chemical, and optical properties as natural diamonds.


Perception: Some people still consider lab-grown diamonds as less valuable because they are man-made.

Resale Value: The resale market for lab-grown diamonds is still evolving, so they may not hold value as good as natural diamonds.

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Do Lab Grown Diamonds Come with a Quality Certificate?

Yes, lab grown diamonds come with quality certificates from respected gemological labs, such as the GIA (Gemological Institute of America) or IGI (International Gemological Institute). These certificates describe the diamond’s cut, colour, clarity, and carat weight.

Sample GIA certificate

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Do Lab Grown Diamonds Come in Different Qualities, Like Mined Diamonds?

Yes, lab-grown diamonds are graded on the exact same scale as natural diamonds. They come in a spectrum of qualities, from perfect to those with slight inclusions, letting you choose a diamond that fits your taste and budget.


lab grown diamonds of various grades

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Are Lab-Grown Diamonds More Affordable?

Yes, one of the major advantages of lab-grown diamonds is their cost-effectiveness. They cost 30-40% less than natural diamonds of the same quality, making them an amazing alternative for budget-conscious customers.

Explore Exquisite Lab Grown Diamonds Jewellery With GIVA

Lab grown diamonds are transforming the jewellery industry with their ethical production, identical magnificence, and affordability. They offer a flawless blend of grace and sustainability, making them a wonderful alternative for anyone looking to invest in fine jewellery. At GIVA, we pride ourselves on delivering an extensive range of lab grown diamond jewellery, crafted with best craftsmanship and attention to detail. 

Embrace the future of fine jewellery with GIVA. They are not just an investment; they are a statement of contemporary grace and ethical luxury.
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