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Why Does Fake Jewelry Turn Your Skin Green?

Why Does Fake Jewelry Turn Your Skin Green?
Posted by Dr. Robert Levine on January 19, 2022

Why do certain types of jewelry discolor your skin? There’s a good chance the trinket in question contains copper or another metal that gets a new hue when it oxidizes. Suzanne Friedler, MD a board-certified dermatologist explains this mystery.

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