WHAT IS ROSE QUARTZ? Rose quartz is formed when magma crystallizes. Rose quartz ranges in color from pale pink to a rose red hue. Color variation is due to the amounts of iron, manganese or titanium in it. Rose quartz can be found in the quartz cores of pegmatites believed to form at high temperature, and also found in hydrothermal veins. Rose quartz is a semi precious stone and popular in jewelry making.
WHY IT'S AWESOME? Rose quartz dates back to 7000 BC in Mesopotamia. In ancient times, rose quartz was used in potions and elixirs. The ancient Egyptians thought the stone held anti-aging powers while the Romans used rose quartz to signify ownership. There have even been facial masks with rose quartz in them found in ancient Egyptian tombs and goddess Isis used it to keep her appearance youthful and beautiful.
MYSTIC LORE, LEGEND & DISCLAIMER: Through the ages, crystals and stones have been collected and prized for their timeless beauty, for their rich history and even their potential spiritual and metaphysical properties! At Spirit Magicka, we love the idea that crystals may have mystical properties, but please be aware... nothing we sell comes with any sort of mystical guarantee! 😉
👉 Rose Quartz is said to be the stone of love, all kinds of love to include self-love, friendship, romance, familial love, and more. It can serve as a gentle reminder that the most important person to love and nurture is yourself.
👉 In crystal energy work, Rose Quartz is associated with the Heart Chakra for stabilizing and bringing the Chakras into harmony.
👉 According to feng shui practice, practitioners agree that placing a couple of Rose quartz for your personal Nien Yen (Love & Romance) direction complements your love’s good fortune.
WHERE IT'S FOUND? Rose Quartz is found in abundance. Brazil, India, South Africa and Madagascar the main sources. It is also found in the U.S., Sri Lanka, Namibia and Mozambique.