Rose Quartz is undoubtedly one of the most popular crystals and is very easy to come by.
It is the stone of unconditional love, comes in shades of beautiful pink, and is versatile enough to be made into jewelry, talismans, artifacts, and ornaments.
Some pieces are large enough to be fashioned into tables and chairs, whilst small chippings of the raw mineral are often threaded onto yarn or wire to form inexpensive bracelets and necklaces.
Rose Quartz is, above all else, the stone of love and relationships, which may account for its popularity.
Like all varieties of Quartz, Rose Quartz is a universal healing stone and is versatile in its physical and metaphysical applications. Its vibration is nurturing, gentle, comforting, and reassuring.
It also carries a peaceful resonance that many people find soothing in times of emotional upset.
The fresh colors of Rose Quartz make it a firm favorite for homemade beauty products such as spritzes and elixirs to cleanse the skin.
Its overriding vibration is feminine in nature and it has strong associations with the Goddess, the Divine Feminine, and the moon.
The meanings, uses and powers of Rose Quartz.
This crystal is found in many pegmatite locations in the world but commercially mined in the USA in the Southern Black Hills area in South Dakota, as well as in countries like Brazil, South Africa, India, Japan, Namibia, and Madagascar.
It derives its name from its pretty rose-pink color, and from the Greek word ‘hyalos’, which means glass. This crystal comes in different and beautiful shades of pink.