Rose quartz is a pink, translucent stone in the quartz family. Also called the "heart stone," it has long been associated with love and the heart.
Like all quartz, it is made of silicon dioxide. The pink tint is created by manganese impurities.
PROPERTIES AND ASSOCIATIONS
Rose Quartz is associated with the heart chakra and is considered the stone of unconditional love and infinite peace. It is said to promote receptivity to beauty and love, comfort grief and encourage self-forgiveness and acceptance.