The crystal of universal love, Rose Quartz restores trust, encourages harmony, and promotes unconditional love. Rose Quartz softens, purifies, and opens the heart, allowing floods of love, forgiveness, and acceptance to overtake you. It calls in calmness and comfort during times of heartache or grief, so it is good to wear close to your skin when dealing with an unexpected emotional challenge. Rose Quartz also protects against unwanted energies radiating from people stuck in lower frequencies, which can be healing to people who are empaths. This popular pink stone balances the heart chakra and, as it connects us to the gentleness needed to heal what breaks us.