Known as one of the beauty stones and a stone of universal love, rose quartz has been associated over time with matters of both the physical and metaphorical heart. It has been associated with the Elements of Earth and Water, the Zodiac Signs of Taurus and Libra, the planet Venus and the Heart Chakra
Rose Quartz is said to restore trust and harmony in relationships, encouraging unconditional love. It is said to purify and open the heart to promote love, self-love, friendship, deep inner healing, and feelings of peace. Also, it has been utilized to be calming, reassuring and comforting in times of grief. Rose Quartz is felt to dispel negativity and replacing it with loving vibes. It encourages self forgiveness and acceptance which will foster self trust and self worth; it is used in healing to aid recovery from trauma and addiction. Rose Quartz has been used in physical healing for the heart and circulatory system, high blood pressure, chest and lung problems, the kidneys and adrenals, vertigo, increase fertility, prevent miscarriage and to hasten recovery from illnesses.