Quartz is the second most abundant mineral on Earth next to Feldspar. It forms in almost all mineral environments and temperatures. It is present in igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks.
Quartz is a durable mineral with a Mohs hardness rating of 7. When subjected to pressure it forms conchoidal fractures. Quartz crystals naturally have marks or grooves on their surface and a vitreous or glass-like lustre.
Quartz is considered a powerful healing stone; a “Universal Crystal” with a diverse range of benefits in healing and meditation. Its versatile properties have made them nature’s gift; many believe that they are excellent for working on all areas of the mind and body, awakening, amplifying and transforming energy. Dig deeper into the properties, metaphysical, and history of this universal stone: What on Earth Is Quartz?
Heart-shaped crystals symbolize the energy from the heart. Crystal hearts supply the energy to augment a range of intentions including love, passion, happiness, and enthusiasm. Use crystal hearts as decoration, jewellery, or during meditation to incorporate its powers into your life.