Healing Crystals 101 - A Beginner’s Guide

Crystals are all the rage these days and have been making their way in all the latest skincare and beauty formulas. They have been utilised for centuries for their amazing healing properties in meditation, natural healing and sacred ceremonies. 


Whether you’re a believer of their metaphysical properties or just admire their beauty, these stones are a must have for any crystal-lovers altar. 


Rose Quartz

The stone of unconditional love, rose quartz has been used for centuries in beauty, medicine and sacred rituals. It is utilised for its ability to mend a broken heart, promote self love and release energy blockages in the heart chakra. It is said, the Egyptian goddess Isis massaged river-tumbled rose quartz over her face to preserve her beauty. Our Morning Face Serum is infused with this magical stone. 



Associated with the Lunar deities in Ancient Greek culture, this magical stone promotes intuition and facilitates an energy of balance. It is regarded as holy in many cultures and referred to as the ‘dream stone’, in India, and is said to bring beautiful dreams to the wearer. Beauty wise, moonstone slows down the ageing process and eliminates toxins in the skin. It is a powerful stone for women - easing menstrual and menopausal symptoms and enhancing fertility. You can feel this stones magical effects in our nourishing Night Face Serum



Citrine is a stone of joy, enlightenment, optimism and clarity. It is used to attract good fortune and success in career and relationships. It clears negative energies and is an amazing stone for aiding in depression. What makes this stone special, like selenite, is its self-cleansing ability - so you never have to worry about cleansing this stone and can even place it near other crystals to clear them of energy buildup. 



Used in our Anxiety Aromatherapy Oil, this crystal is great for treating stress and anxiety. Amethyst has the ability to heal emotional wounds and issues of the nervous system. It is linked to the crown chakra - the doorway to the divine, and is believed to heal insomnia and rid one of nightmares. It is one of the most popular crystals and it’s not hard to see why. 


Red Garnet 

This crystal governs the root chakra and is said to enhance one's connection to their body. Red Garnet is used to promote passion and increase sexual potency. It's the perfect stone to use between two lovers which it has been used to charge our Libido Aromatherapy Oil. 


Pink Tourmaline

Pink Tourmaline opens up the heart chakra and negates extreme feelings by bringing one back to a state of balance. It is often used to increase feminine energy and heal emotional wounds through its soothing, comforting properties. This gentle stone is used to charge our Heartbreak Aromatherapy Oil


Desert Rose

Also called selenite rose or gypsum rose, this beautiful stone is a cluster of selenite and barite that forms under a process of moisture condensation. It is most commonly found in areas like Morocco, Mexico and South Africa. The healing properties of desert rose bring clarity and vitality to the user and supports positive change. 


 Malachite & Lapis Lazuli

When used together, these crystals ignite powerful healing effects. They are used to calm nerves and emotional tension, and relieve menstrual cramps. Lapis Lazuli rapidly relieves stress and emotional strain while Malachite restores balance and enhances metaphysical protection. A combination of these stones are used to charge our Women's Health Aromatherapy Oil


Smokey Quartz

Smokey quartz is a powerful stone used for grounding and balance. It is a powerful detoxifier and is used to release negative energies of anger, fear and envy. When placed near other stones it has an amplifying effect - enhancing the healing properties of the other stones.

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