- Color: A diamond’s color grade refers to its lack of color
- Up to 25% of a diamond’s value is determined by color
- When diamonds are formed, trace elements may be trapped inside, causing a visible tint in the diamonds color.
- Virtually all diamonds will have some body color. Just as you can see the differences in fire, brilliance and sparkle, you can also see differences in diamond body color.
- The rarest diamonds are colorless and have the appearance of distilled water.