As you pamper your skin, nourish your body, and challenge your mind for your daily skin-care routine, it’s also important to take care of your heart.
So, whether you’re looking for a relationship or wishing to deepen what you already have, these healing crystals can be your powerful allies this Valentine’s Day.
Why use love crystals?
There’s no such thing as magic or love potions, however, there is energy– and that’s exactly what crystals are. Crystals naturally act like magnets for the energy of love. Depending on their unique vibrations, crystal energy can be used for self-love, romance, passion, relationships, and even for heartbreaks. Basically, love crystals address all types of matter of the heart.
Of course, no crystal can promise you an ideal date or a successful relationship, but crystals will undoubtedly help you to build a rich connection with yourself and open your heart to the possiblity. Even if you don’t believe in crystals, all self-help books say you must will the good vibes in your life, and what better way to do so than with love crystals?
It never hurts to have some extra luck in your pocket, on your wrist, or in the corner of your bedroom. Well, if you are ready to attract all that you deserve in the realm of love, then keep reading to find out which crystals make the best fit for you.
Rose Quartz to give yourself some love
No matter what kind of love you’re looking for, self-love remains as the starting point for everything that follows. This pearly pink crystal builds you trust, peace, and levels of true unconditional love. It has a soft, gentle energy that brings complete self-acceptance and the comfort of knowing you are perfect just the way you are.
How to use: Place your rose quartz gently over your heart, close your eyes and just breathe. Know in your heart and soul that love is the foundation of all things.
Aventurine to get lucky in love
You may need a little luck on your side when it comes to manifesting a new love. In that case, reach for deep glistening green Aventurine, a stone of luck and success that happens to be a powerful love crystal. It encourages you to feel that you are worthy of love and to open your heart to the possibility of more. From wealth and prosperity to love and passion, Aventurine wants one thing– for you to succeed in all your amazing endeavors, no matter how big or small they may be.
How to use: Practice attracting love with affirmations, such as “I attract love into my life, my life is full of love right now, my life is full of abundant love. I am a magnet for love, right now.” while holding your Aventurine.
Garnet to ignite the fire within
If you want to spice things up with your ‘LOML’, then Garnet is your go-to stone to stimulate passion and motivation. Its red intimate glow symbolizes strong love, as well as the overwhelming energy of desire. It also grants you the confidence to ask what you want, to be clear in your needs, and to forge beautiful bonds rather than fall into the traps of uncertainty and jealousy.
How to use: Wear Garnet as your necklace, place it in your bedroom or carry it with you throughout the day to boost your passion and sensuality.
Lapis Lazuli to establish a good connection
Communication is the cornerstone to every healthy relationship, and thankfully, there’s a stone just for that. This bright blue wisdom gemstone promotes positivity and builds commitment in all kinds of relationships, be it romantic or platonic. It also empowers you to speak your truth from the heart and the mind; so if there’s anything you wish to say to someone you love, then Lapis Lazuli can help you create a bridge to get them on the same page as you.
How to use: When you’re working on making your intentions known, carry your Lapis Lazuli with you to ease your mind.
Rhodonite to mend a broken heart
Love does not come without pain and heartache, and that’s what Rhodonite is trying to remind us. It is all about romantic love– the good, the bad, and the complicated. The pink and black layers of this gem can release negativity and emotional trauma, and gain forgiveness and contentment, allowing you to achieve the kind of love you desire… and deserve.
How to use: Find a quiet, comfortable place to meditate while holding your Rhodonite crystal, then breathe in the relief and breathe out the pain.
Which crystals speak to you of love? Share your thoughts in the comments!
Alyssa Ross Jorta is a rare and unknown celestial being that believes in the beauty of everything. She sees beauty and happiness in the most trivial things, whether from the sweet aroma of coffee or from a warm embrace of her blanket– and as much as possible, she wants to capture those moments to remember them timelessly.