Clear quartz is a pretty transparent gemstone. Clear quartz is also known as rock crystal. Clear quartz may be colorless to white and transparent. The clear quartz crystals contain silicon dioxide. Quartz is a mineral that is frequently found near the surface of the earth. Quartz is in 12% of the crust of the earth. Quartz ranks 7 on the Mohs hardness scale.
Clear quartz has been worn for healing and protection for hundreds of years. The quartz gemstones are believed to cure illnesses and heal injuries. Clear quartz has also been used for crystal ball gazing. Clear quartz was also believed to alleviate thirst. Nero drank his wine from a quartz crystal goblet. Clear quartz may be seen in modern times in chandeliers.
Quartz improves the functioning of the immune system. Clear quartz alleviates pain and reduces fever. Quartz gemstones help to treat allergies, bronchitis, convulsions, headaches, hemorrhage, kidney conditions and vertigo. Quartz helps to treat bowel, heart and stomach conditions.
Clear quartz is used to treat diabetes, ear infections, multiple sclerosis, myalgic encephalitis, obesity and tinnitus. The quartz gemstone helps to stop bleeding and to heal blisters caused by burns. Quartz is used to soothe burns. Quartz can help to revitalize parts of the body that are numb or paralyzed.
Try clear quartz when you are not sure which gemstone to use for a healing session. Clear quartz is a good general healing crystal that helps people to feel better. Clear quartz clusters and spheres are good for space clearing. The clear quartz eliminates negative energy and makes the area peaceful and positive. Keeping clear quartz near your computer helps to protect you from electromagnetic radiation.
Clear quartz balances the chakras and improves the intuition. Clear quartz is good for meditation, manifesting and positive thinking. Clear quartz is a good gemstone to wear or carry with you. The clear quartz gemstones are used in grids for healing and protection. Clear quartz crystals are also used to cleanse other gemstones. The gemstones can be recharged on a clear quartz cluster or in a bowl of clear quartz crystals. Clear quartz jewelry helps to protect the wearer from negativity and electromagnetic pollution.
Quartz is associated with the Sun and Venus and the fire element. Quartz is affiliated with the Gemini, Leo, Capricorn and Pisces zodiac signs. Quartz necklaces should be kept overnight in a container with dry tumbled hematite stones. Quartz crystals should be washed at least once or twice a month under running water. After cleansing the quartz gemstones should be recharged in the sun for a few hours.