Like most varieties of quartz this stone often exhibits a degree of translucency and when used as a gemstone, it tends to be cut as a cabochon. Faceted rose quartz can often have cloudy appearance which is the reason why stones are usually polished as cabochons.
Rose quartz tumbled stones are popular for use in alternative therapies and are used for matters of the heart, tranquility and friendship. Well known as a stone of unconditional love, it's a great companion for those who enjoy the quieter side of life. Being associated with the heart chakra rose quartz is incredibly soothing which makes it ideal for use in meditation.
Our rose quartz crystals range in size from small to large but weights and sizes do vary slightly from piece to piece.
Empathic warriors are stones which have at some point in time sustained some kind of damage, usually a chip or fracture. With rocks and minerals having evolved over millions of years we do not believe in throwing them away. These pieces are available to buy at a significantly reduced price. Empathic warriors are not always available. More information can be found in our article on empathic warrior crystals.