Gemstones Love & Care Guide


Physical characteristics

  • ✧ Species


  • ✧ Hardness


  • ✧ Composition

    Silicon dioxide

  • ✧ Mineral Family


  • ✧ Luster


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About Amethyst

The Amethyst is a beautiful crystalline quartz in shades of purple, lilac or mauve. The range of purple comes in is far from simple but mystical and dichromatic(bi-colored), showing a bluish- or reddish-purple tinge when viewed from different angles.

Known as a birthstone to celebrate February babies, Amethyst has enjoyed popularity throughout its ancient history. It is a stone traditionally worn to guard against drunkenness and to instil a sober and serious mind. Amethyst also represents wisdom, peace, and other rich spiritual meanings in many cultures. Therefore, people love to use it as protection or a sober stone to heal the body and mind in meditation.

Colour range of Amethyst

Bluish purple - Lilac- Reddish purple

Amethyst Care Tips

  • Wearing


    ✦ Can be worn daily.

    ✦ Avoid contact water, extreme humidity, and heat as this may cause your jewellery to discolour.

    ✦ Avoid contact with home detergents or chemical products such as perfumes, makeup, lotions, and nail polish removers.

  • Storage


    ✦ Store in individual soft pouch or fixed slot in jewellery box so gemstones don’t get scratched.

    ✦ Keep chains and bracelets fastened so they don’t get tangled.

    ✦ Away from direct sunlight, in a dark, cool and dry place.

  • Cleaning


    ✦ Clean with soft dry jewellery cloth.

    ✦ Wash with lukewarm water with a gentle soap.

    ✦ Use Bling Brush Jewellery Cleaner

✦ Extra care ✦

Avoid leaving Amethyst in strong light as the colour may fade.

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