This beautiful gemstone is among those rare stones which are considered a symbol of love and delicacy. The color of this gemstone varies from subtle pink to medium pink tones. Its often cloudy & non transparent. Other names used for Rose quartz are ‘pink quartz ‘, ‘hyaline quartz’ derived from Greek word ‘hyalos’ meaning “glass”.
This stone is very commonly found all over the world and in quite abundance, but that doesn't fade away the love that the jewelry makers & buyers have towards this quartz. The most valuable variety of it, is mined in Madagascar.
Rose quartz is considered a 'stone of love & peace'.
Its origin goes back to 600 B.C and is still very much popular as a relationship healer. It directly affects the heart chakra, which inculcates divine energy and an essence of comfort and empathy towards others. It is often referred to as 'the heart stone' as it connects the heart's strings to earth and the whole universe for a better spiritual connection.
Apart from enhancing inner beauty, rose quartz is also known for its magic on your skin. Legends say that ancient Egyptians used rose quartz in their facial masks as it was believed to be a natural remedy to prevent wrinkles and for adding natural rose glow on the skin. Also, Rose quartz, when rubbed on burned skin, can provide instant relief from burning sensations.