WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF QUARTZ AND STONES?
People have used stones, gems and crystals for thousands of years to treat physical ailments, psychological problems, and for protection, guidance and healing. Each type of stone provides a different remedy based on its composition and vibrational frequency. Stones contain materials such as silica acid, quartz, magnesium, aluminum, manganese, and others to provide various health benefits, psychological improvements and energetic empowerment.
Quartz is a power stone, and has been called as well as considered world wide as the "Universal Crystal". It is the most recognized type of crystal, and what many people envision when the thought of "crystal" comes to mind. In fact there are many different types of Quartz, in quite a variety of colors.
"Rock Crystal" Encompasses a large family of stones and crystals, all of which are made up primarily of silicon dioxide, one of the most common and most important substances in the world. Crystals of pure Quartz, generally six-sided, can be found in all shades and colors. Quartz crystals grow singularly or in groups and take on different shapes according to the temperature at the time of their formation. Quartz crystals can also contain other minerals "frozen" within, as in Rutilated Quartz. Quartz can be formed of microscopic crystals and take on entirely different appearances and qualities.