Necklace chains can be untangled by using a straight pin and gently separating the knots or it can be untangled by using baby oil or mineral oil. For baby oil and mineral oil, try to add 3 to 7 drops to the chain and then use the pin to untangle.
Necklace tangling can be avoided by the way that the necklace or long bracelet is stored. It is recommended that the necklace be stored in a way that will keep it from tangling such as dropping it through a straw, wrapping it around an empty thread spool or hanging it on a nail. There are also many beauty accessory storage drawers, boxes, trays and other items that can be purchase for this purpose as well.
Necklaces come in many different chain, metal types and lengths. Necklaces are typically measured in lengths of 15 inches or shorter, 16 to 17 inches, 18 to 19 inches, 20 to 22 inches, 24 to 25 inches and 30 inches or longer. They come in many metal types from sterling silver to gold, gold filled and sterling silver with gold-plating. Shoppers can also found necklaces made out of bronze, copper, stainless steel and base metal. The chain styles vary by cable, cable wire, cord, curb, neck ring, rope, snake, link, bead, omega, box, charm, foxtail, mesh, neck wire, wheat and figure eight.