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Where the Best Gemstones Come From

#1 Diamond The colorless sparklers we love are found in Russia and Canada, but most diamonds have been mined from southern Africa for well over a century. Botswana and Russia hold the top spots for diamond production. Kristals Cosmetics diamond-based products focus rely on diamond's exfoliant and skin-nurturing abilities. #2 Amethyst Although amethysts are sourced [...]

The Top Jewelry Bloggers to Follow

Drawing from love and expertise, top jewelry bloggers are influencing the gemstones and baubles we obsess over. From true gemologists to devoted collectors, these tastemakers are making waves and setting trends across the jewelry spectrum — just ask their hundreds of thousands of followers. Here are the top jewelry bloggers we’re following: Gem Gossip​  With [...]

Best 4 Gems for Glowing Skin

Gemstones seem to have a lot of benefits for the skin, particularly when mixed with the right ingredients in popular skin care products. Some of these benefits are fairly well documented, while others are based on their traditional or ancient healing powers. But when it comes to gemstones, one benefit is pretty clear-cut, and the [...]

By |September 8th, 2016|Amber, Diamond, Pearl|0 Comments

How to Buy Amber Jewelry

Amber is prized as a jewelry item because of its gorgeous dark yellow tones, along with its reputed holisitic properties as a bringer of good fortune. Althugh it’s found in many places, the two top areas for high-quality amber are the Baltic region (Estonia, Lativia and Lithuania) and the Dominican Republic. Baltic amber is generally [...]

By |September 8th, 2016|Amber, Jewelry, Skincare|2 Comments

Traditional Uses for Gemstones

Whether they’re used in jewelry or for more mystical purposes, humans have always been fascinated by gemstones. In fact, this intrigue goes all the way back to ancient civilizations. This rich history of our use of gemstones is part of the reason why they are still so popular today. In fact, the skincare and beauty [...]

How to Buy Amber Jewelry

Amber is prized as a jewelry item because of its gorgeous dark yellow tones, along with its reputed holistic properties as a bringer of good fortune. Although it’s found in many places, the two top areas for high-quality amber are the Baltic region (Estonia, Lativia and Lithuania) and the Dominican Republic. Baltic amber is generally [...]

By |August 3rd, 2016|Amber, Gemstones, Jewelry|1 Comment

How Amber Transforms Negative Energy into Positive Energy

According to practitioners of holistic medicine that incorporate healing crystals, amber is known for transforming negative energy into positive, encouraging openness of the spirit to activate the energy fields, promote concentration and attention and more. These are some of the reasons why the amber is considered one of the most powerful gems out there. Emotional [...]

By |May 22nd, 2016|Amber, Gemstones, Jewelry, Skincare|1 Comment