A naturally-occurring imperfection in a diamond.

These are the main Clarity characteristics inside a diamond that are used to give a diamond it’s Clarity Grade. And they help you identify your diamond in the future when you take it for cleaning, or repair.

Not to be confused with Blemishes, which are characteristics on the outside of a diamond.

Some examples are: Feathers, Crystals, Needles, Clouds and Pinpoints.

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