Smoky Quartz is a powerful and amazing healing stone! Smoky Quartz is the brown/black variety of the mineral Quartz. The color of Smoky Quartz occurs when natural radiation is emitted from the surrounding rock, activating color centers around aluminum impurities within the Quartz. Smoky Quartz is not often treated because natural Smoky Quartz is abundant and inexpensive, however, it can also be irradiated in a lab.
Quartz is a mineral composed of silicon and oxygen, with a chemical composition of SiO2. Quartz is the most abundant mineral on Earth and found all over it! Most of the sand in the world's beaches is actually the mineral Quartz. Quartz is resistant to weathering so as some rocks weather away, Quartz will remain. It forms at all temperatures and is abundant in igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks.
Smoky Quartz has a beautiful transformative energy that transmutes and purifies negative energy. Smoky Quartz is one of our top recommendations to keep in your home for protection and harmonizing yin/yang energy. Smoky Quartz helps you accelerate manifestations or intentions by grounding them into the physical plane.