Pink diamonds get their specific hue from a rare compression of the crystal’s internal structure, known as “plastic deformation.”
Natural Fancy Colored Pink Diamonds
There are probably no gemstones that more effectively capture the public imagination than pink fancy colored diamonds. They come in a variety of different hues, most of which are a result of a secondary color, including include purple, brown, grays and orange. Pure pinks, in which there are no secondary colors, are generally more valuable Intensities include Faint, Very Light, Light, Fancy Light, Fancy, Fancy Intense, Fancy Vivid, Fancy Deep and Fancy Dark.