| luxe coin - rose quartz LC-Q/ROS2.5
|GEM WEIGHT - 2.5 carats
a more shy demure version of the giant rose quartz, this delicate flower still packs a wallop of healing and self love
it is said by some that your marriage can have more sparkle and fire when you keep a rose quartz under your pillow and bonus- you will look younger too. (non-believers could simply wear it to bed and turn the lights out - we all look younger in the dark:)
about 3/8'' across
some believe the name quartz may have come from the Greek word ''krystallos'', meaning ice - ancient Greeks believed quartz crystal was fossilized ice. quartz has a high thermal conductivity, which makes the gemstone feel cool to the touch, and probably added to this belief.
quartz use dates back thousands of years with tools and weapons among the first things to have been crafted ffrom this stone. native Americans and Australian aborigines used quartz crystals in their rain rituals. (and the old quartz crystal ball routine has been scamming naive maidens to predict their future since the middle ages)