The rose quartz got its name from its light pink color. They come in different shades of pink, from very light pink quartz (almost whitish) to medium to dark pink hues. They have a characteristic cloudy translucence appearance, and have a high vibration of energy.
Deposits of the gem can be found in India, Madagascar, Japan, South Dakota in the USA, South Africa, and Brazil being the most known country in the world to have the most rose quartz deposits.
The stone gives off a very soothing and gentle energy and resonates with the heart chakra. It aids in healing negative emotions, promotes love and intimacy, supports harmonious relationships, and helps to develop closer relationships with families and friends.
A few benefits:
- builds self-esteem
- eases heartache
- heals emotional wounds
- promotes inner peace
- promotes forgiveness
- releases repressed hurts
- helps you realize the beauty around you
- protects and nurtures relationships