The green finger or tarnish is common with copper and copper is an alloy commonly used in silver, so you can see a connection with sterling silver and a green finger. Again, most people assume that if your finger turns green or your ring tarnishes, that the ring is not genuine sterling silver.
pepper1115 : sterling silver will not turn your finger green but it will tarnish.. depends on whether the ring is rhodium or platinum platedâ€“ I have sterling silver
Has anyone here ever purchased gold/silver plated jewellery, and if. I only have two sterling silver rings and tbh wouldn't bother buying plated jewellery. of a dragon, but after it turned my finger green I stopped wearing it :).
It's not just cheap rings though; silver can also make your finger look gross,. Also, if a sterling silver ring hasn't been properly 'pickled' (sterling silver is a mix of. your finger green, then opt for stainless steel, platinum and rhodium-plated .
Will my sterling silver ring turn my finger green?. where the price seems low for sterling silver it is possible it is plated or something other than sterling silver.