A gorgeous shade of pink, this heart shaped rose quartz stone is approximately 2"x1.75"x0.5".
Crystal System: Triclinic Crystal System
Chemical Composition: SiO2 inclusions of Iron and/or Titanium
Hardness: 7 Hardness
Mineral Class: Silicates
Primary Chakra: Heart
"Rose Quartz opens the heart to all types of love - love of self, love of family, love of friends, romantic love.
The soothing energy of Rose Quartz fosters empathy, reconciliation, and forgiveness of others. Lowering stress and tension in the heart, Rose Quartz clears out anger, jealousy, and resentment of others, and allows healing of heart issues and dis-ease associated with holding on to such negative emotions.
Rose Quartz adds loving energy to relationships, bringing calm and peace. The comforting and soothing energy of Rose Quartz can also help heal a broken heart, allowing release of pent-up emotions and grief.
Physically, Rose Quartz is used to heal ailments of the thymus, heart, and lungs. Rose Quartz is also known to help heal breast cancer and is an excellent support stone for most other types of cancer as well. Rose Quartz helps bring about a more youthful complexion; aides in circulatory, heart, adrenal gland, spleen and kidney ailments; alleviates vertigo, asthma and varicose veins; eases problems with sexual frustration and balances the sex drive."
*metaphysical uses derived from various online resources including the non-profit based website healingcrystals.com
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Some rocks and minerals, such as Sulphur, are scientifically known to have inherent health/safety risks which may not be listed in these descriptions. Other species may become altered when exposed to moisture, Ultra-Violet light or heat. I provide information which can be confirmed through multiple sources and make every attempt to eliminate large discrepancies between authors. Some portions may be taken directly from the source with additional citation. Metaphysical descriptions can vary based intention, method and even location of use. It is strongly recommended to find the method of use which best fits your own personal preferences.
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Foundation for Balance and Harmony. (2016, Jan 1). www.healingcrystals.com. Retrieved from metaphysical directory: http://www.healingcrystals.com/Metaphysical_Directory_Crystal_Guide
Hudson Institute of Mineralogy. (1993-2016, January 1). mindat.org. Retrieved February 15, 2016, from http://www.mindat.org/
Perkins, D. (2011). Minerolgy Third Edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall.
As little as 0.01% impurity can alter the coloration of a mineral. This chart shows which colors are
result from which metallic impurities. This shows only the most common colorations and does not reflect additional causation such as radiation, isotopes, or light refraction properties.
Vanadium Green / Color change
Chromium Red - Green
Iron Red - Green - Yellow
Copper Green - Blue