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The goal of the following information is to help educate people on metals commonly used in fashion jewelry and what makes them safe or unsafe for those with metal allergies. The green residue left on your skin is the metal reacting to your sweat or lotion soaked skin. This green gunk can appear on the clasps of necklaces and bracelets on the clips of earrings and just about anywhere on your valuable jewelry.
I know that in the past cheap rings made of some silvery looking metal have made my fingers turn green.
The reason this happens is because of the items metal content. Sweating speeds up the reaction. Its harmless and can. For one thing they fall off easily.