Rutilated quartz is a variety of quartz which contains acicular (needle-like) inclusions of rutile. It is used for gemstones. These inclusions mostly look golden, but they also can look silver, copper red or deep black.
The Rutilated Quartz crystal encourages us to go deep within our own psyche to gain clarity on the duality of the universe. In the bigger picture, an emotional roller coaster is a sucker punch to your whimsical inner child but this powerful variation of Quartz helps keep it all in perspective. A stone graced by the golden locks of angels, Rutilated Quartz is an effective antidepressant because it heals emotional wounds, clearing the way to a spiritual awakening.