Stephanie asked in HealthWomen's Health · 1 decade ago

Will brass turn my skin green?

I just bought a necklace and it describes the pendant part of it as being made of brass.

I was wondering if this will make my skin turn green.


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  • 1 decade ago
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    Depending on your acidity the brass may oxidize a bit. That turns the BRASS green, not your skin and then it rubs off on you. Most likely the pendant has a clear lacquer on it that keeps it shiny, that finish will also prevent the oxidation.

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