Amethyst with its' stunning purple color, has been a favored gem by royalty throughout time. This form of quartz can range from a light hue of lilac to deep intense crystal clusters of pure purple.
Amethyst is a quartz colored by iron, its' luster is vitreous in nature. As with most quartz it is relatively hard at 7 on the "mohs" scale of hardness. This means it is durable and resists staining and scratches.
Healing and Magic
*Helps to maintain equilibrium in all situations.
*Aids meditation and sleep.
This crystal mostly forms in geodes, in rock cavities left by volcanic gas bubbles. Our Amethyst will always be natural and never dyed or enhanced.