ROSE QUARTZ [SiO2] variety of quartz 💓the pink color is attributed to microscopic inclusions of a pink variety of the mineral #dumortierite, these inclusions are usually abundant enough to make the rose quartz translucent instead of transparent. hexagonal crystal structure--- rose quartz is the stone of LOVE. a stone of soothing, encouraging empathy and forgiveness of others. healers use to lower stress and tension, especially in the heart and to help work through anger, jealousy and resentment. allowing healing of heart issues, stress. helps open the heart chakra with all forms of love.