Rose Quartz

ROSE QUARTZ

Known as the ‘Love Stone’, rose quartz is a common variety of quartz that is coloured by titanium, iron, and/or manganese impurities.

There is also a rarer variety of pink quartz called crystalline rose quartz where the colouring is caused by trace amounts of phosphate or aluminium.

 

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES:

Hardness: 7

Colour: Pale pink to rose red

Lustre: Vitreous

Chemical Composition: SiO₂

 

HEALING PROPERTIES:

.Encourages love and friendship

.Helps to release emotional stress

.Helps with acceptance and forgiveness

.Helps let go of anger, resentment, and jealousy

.Heals the heart

.Enhances fertility

.When placed under a pillow, it aids with sleep

.Sooths burns and blisters

 

CHAKRA:

Used to cleanse and open the Heart chakra

 

REFERENCES:

www.crystalwellbeing.co.uk/catalogueitemsrosequartz.php

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quartz#Rose_quartz

The Essential Crystal Handbook – Simon and Sue Lilly

Kiara James