Carnelian pronounced (car NEE lee an) is a natural stone from the quartz group that is dyed and heat treated.
Carnelian comes in light to brilliant bright orange that is semi-transparent.
Carnelian is found in India, Brazil and Uruguay.
Quartz is the most powerful healing and energy amplifier on the planet. Carnelian has been worn in cameos in the belief that it will ward off insanity and depression. Quartz crystal raises energy to the highest possible level. Quartz stimulates the immune system and brings the body into balance. Quartz is great for soothing burns.
Keep Carnelian away from heat, as it may cause a color change in the stone. Do not expose to acids. Occasionally polish gently with a soft cloth.
Carnelian belongs to Chalcedony, Microcrystalline quartz group. It has a Moh's rating of 6-1/2 to 7 making it a moderately hard stone often used in fine quality jewelry.
Citrine is a natural stone of the quartz family and is comparatively rare; dyed and heat treated amethyst is used most commonly as Citrine and is less expensive and is just as beautiful.
Citrine is Translucent yellow to golden yellow or smoky gray in color. It was known as the sun stone in earlier times.
Citrine is found in United States, Russia, France, Madagascar, Great Britain, Spain and Brazil.
Citrine is thought to have a positive influence that can relieve backache, and combat depression and problems with the liver, spleen, digestive system and the bladder. Some believe that the gemstone can help promote prosperity. Psychologically, Citrine raises self esteem and self confidence. Mentally, Citrine enhances concentration and revitalizes the mind. Emotionally, Citrine promotes joy in life. Physically, Citrine imparts energy and invigoration to the physical body.
Do not leave Citrine in the sun or exposed to high heat as the color could fade. Clean with mild soap and water with a soft brush. Dry thoroughly. An Ultrasonic cleaner is OK, but Do Not use a steam cleaner.
Citrine is a Macrocrystalline form of quartz. Natural citrine is very rare. The name Citrine is based on "citrus" due to is pale yellow color from its iron content. Most available citrine is heat-treated amethyst or somky quartz. It has a Moh's rating of 7 and is often featured in fine quality jewelry.
Coral is the tentacle skeletal remains of the creature that lived inside.
Coral is permanently dyed a warm pink or deep red.
Coral comes from the sea.
Coral is a tentacled skeletal creature with microscopic plants living inside its soft tissues. When it reproduces, the new life forms remain attached to their "parents," building reefs and atolls-a polyp living in clear, warm seawaters. At the same time the plants go on living inside them and drawing sustenance from the sunlight. Coral's greatest spiritual value is that it is like a wise teacher. It teaches us to value life and our place in it. It shows us the importance of living so that we make the world a good place for the children and grandchildren that follow. A beautiful symbol of the importance of creatures and plants living harmoniously together.
Always apply make-up, perfume or hairspray before putting on coral jewelry. Wipe with a clean, damp cloth and allow to air dry before storing. Keep Coral jewelry in individual bags or a cloth-lined box and keep away from other jewelry pieces to prevent scratching.
Coral is composed of Calcium carbonate, magnesia and is an organic substance. It has a Moh's rating of 3 to 4, making it a moderately soft stone. It is often used in fine quality jewelry.
Crazy Lace Agate
Agate Crazy Lace is a natural stone.
Agate Crazy Lace is a beautiful mix of reds and browns, whites, grays and golden yellows swirling within the stone.
Agate is found in United States, India, Morocco, Czech Republic, Brazil, Africa and Mexico.
Psychologically Agate gently facilitates acceptance of one’s self.This builds self confidence . Agate stimulates the digestive process and relieves gastritis. It heals eyes, stomach, and uterus. Agates cleanse the lymphatic system and pancreas.
Store each jewelry piece in a cotton bag after wearing. Do not expose to water. Always apply makeup and perfume before putting on jewelry. Clean dirt and dust with a soft brush. Wipe with a soft cloth and allow to air for 5 minutes before storing.
Crazy Lace Agate is a Microcystalline quartz, banded chalcedony that is often infused with iron and aluminum. It has a Moh's rating of 6-1/2 to 7 and is a moderaly hard stone often used in fine quality jewelry.
Crystal Quartz is a natural stone.
Crystal Quartz is clear in color.
Crystal Quartz is found worldwide.
Quartz is the most powerful healing and energy amplifier on the planet. Found world wide it absorbs, stores, releases, and regulates energy and is excellent for unblocking it. Quartz crystal raises energy to the highest possible level. Quartz stimulates the immune system and brings the body into balance. Quartz is great for soothing burns.
Crystal Quartz will scratch other gems if they are stored together. Keep this stone from prolonged exposure to sunlight. To clean, rinse in running cold water, dry with a soft cloth and allow to air dry before storing.
Crystal Quartz if a Macrocrystalline quartz. It has a Moh's rating of 7, making it a moderately hard stone. Crystal Quartz is often used in fine quality jewelry.