NOTE: When the bracelet is completely dry, you may want to apply clear nail polish all over the bracelet. If not polished, it may tarnish. Another way to treat the bracelet if it tarnishes, is to brush it with a toothbrush and some toothpaste. Dry it with a towel after rinsing it. Following either one of these tips should keep this and all alloy Tibetan jewelry free from tarnish.