A stone that relates strongly and directly to the heart chakra, rose quartz is the stone of unconditional love. It has a very soft feminine energy of compassion, tenderness, and sensuality. It opens the heart chakra and encourages a peaceful flow of self-love, romantic love, and platonic love. Rose quartz dispels negativity and protects against environmental pollution, replacing it with loving vibes. It is a stone that is particularly wonderful to place pieces of throughout your home, to maintain an atmosphere imbued with a loving essence. Rose quartz facilitates loving energy by providing a different perspective on old stories, assisting the bearer in forgiving, understanding, and connecting with a spirit of compassion for both others and the self. Negativity that you’ve been holding on to is melted and able to flow away when you open your heart with rose quartz. If you want to increase the energy of loving and being loved in your life, rose quartz is THE ultimate stone to attract and support it!