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Rainbow Moonstone

 

Rainbow Moonstone, and more globally Moonstone, can be found all over the world in volcanic areas. It is also known under the name of orthoclase or feldspar stone. There are two types of stones: the first one is a mix of sodium and calcium, and the other one is basically made of chemical potassium. It is not really rare and can be purchased worldwide, so one can easily find suppliers. When one combines feldspar with dense steaming magma and water, the process of Moonstone’s creation starts. All the minerals present in this mix will be mixed together and create crystals inside the rock. Layer after layer, these crystals will born after several millions of years.

It is mainly tainted of white with a transparent to translucent effect. The particularity of Rainbow Moonstone is that there is a reflect on the surface with a lot of colors, which looks like a rainbow. According to the sayings, it provides a feminine attractiveness as striking as lovely. Moreover, this gemstone is considered to have mystical and psychical effects on the body. It has an old historical background: the Romans already used it 2000 years ago and considered it as moon light which became solid. Usually faceted cut in a shape of cabochon, they are mainly used in necklaces and bracelets and are according really well to silver. Sometimes, one can even find some Moonstones with a shape of human face.

If one compares regular Moonstone to the Rainbow one, one can admit that the second one is more transparent. Except that, only the colorful reflects are different: the rest has got the same characteristics of the regular gem. The Mohs scale evaluates its hardness between 6 and 6.5. The amazing mirror-like reflect inside the stone is what makes it so special: one can observe purple, red, blue, green, pink Our company proposes loose Rainbow Moonstone in many shapes at a very competitive price.

 

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