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Natural Citrine For Sale at CabochonsForSale

Natural Citrine gemstones are one of the most precious quartz stones. Even though quartz crystals are so common and can be found largely, citrine gemstone is one rare variety. What defines natural citrine gemstones is their pale orange-brown or yellowish-brown color. Many times, the citrine gemstone is confused with Topaz because of the color it exhibits. Like other members of the quartz family, citrine is durable and affordable to the core. In India, the stone is famously used and is often referred to as sunela ratna. 

What is the Meaning of Citrine? 

Citrine gemstone takes its name from the french word for lemon, citron, even though the stone is mostly orange-brownish in color. hues. If a citrine is too yellow, it is simply referred to as ‘yellow quartz’.

The yellow of citrine, is said to be a gift of the Sun's warmth, and is therefore the citrine stone for the month of chilling November is packed with many healing properties.

The symbolism of this stone comes from the belief that it is able to attract prosperity and wealth for its carrier or wearer.  

What Does Citrine Stone Look Like?

The citrine crystal is the yellow variety of quartz stone, and has a range of colors from lemon yellow to reddish, brown, and orange shades, sometimes with a tinge of amber. Iron is responsible for the vivid citrine colors. This extremely rare gemstone, when going through a heat treatment, created a wonderful golden hue which has high demand among people fashioning citrine jewelry and ornaments - Citrine rings, Citrine necklace, or Citrine earrings.  

Most prized and precious citrines tend to exhibit a deep red and orange tone with a mix of brown 

The stone is pretty hard in nature and therefore does not lose its glory to normal wear and tear, making it a durable gemstone. 

Where are High Quality Citrine Stones Found?

Natural citrine gemstone is pretty rare in nature, but can be located in Madagascar, Brazil, Mexico, Spain, Uruguay, and Zambia. Tese countries are said to have the most abundance of this rare crystal. The Ural Mountains of Russia also have a good base with these rarity infused gemstones. 

Most of the citrine is actually re-heated amethyst, which comes particularly from Brazil. 

In some gems in Bolivia, citrine and amethyst can be found together in the same crystal. 

What Are Some Types of Citrine Stones? 

Citrine crystal can be split into two types - natural and heat treated citrine. 

Natural: The natural citrine gemstone, as the name goes, are the stones that occur naturally. Most of the time these stones are pale yellow in color and have a smokey shade. Additionally, some orange and brown shades in this stone are also available. Because of their rarity, the natural citrine price is far more than other quartz stones. 

Heat Treated: Since the citrine gemstones are pretty rare in nature, they are often synthesized from other stones of the quartz family. Citrine crystal is formed by heat treating the amethyst gemstone. The amount of heat that the stone is subjected to defines and determines its darkness and its color. Even though the street mint of heating results in the change of color of the stone, it does not change the chemical properties. Such citrine is priced lower as compared to natural ones. 

Depending upon the citrine properties, there are many different kinds of varieties available. Some major ones are as per colors are:

  • Golden Citrine: This citrine comes with a yellow hue.
  • Yellow Citrine: This citrine is lemon yellow in color and is often called lemon citrine. 
  • Madeira Citrine: Ranges from golden orange to brown and reddish, this type of citrine is the most sought-after citrine.
  • Palmeira Citrine: This is the bright orange citrine.
  • Fire Citrine: This is a highly desirable citrine with deep orange-red hue, which is a quartz treated with heat in Brazil. 

How To Use Citrine Stone? 

There are many ways to use the citrine, as it is a very versatile stone.

  • If you are a fan of its beautiful hues, then you can go with citrine jewelry. Many people impress citrine in the form of jewelry like earrings, rings , necklaces and more. 
  • You can also use the stone for the ritual of your cleansing bath. It helps you in getting rid of all the low thoughts and negative energies. 
  • If you are feeling lethargic and drained, then citrine can also revitalize your spirits. This stone is a vibrant source of energy and can help you boost your physical body systems. 

What Is The History of Citrine Stone? 

One of the earliest mentions of citrine stone is in the Bible. The stone is referred to as chrysolitus, that means golden stone in the Old Testament. In the old days, the stone was heavily favored by Greeks and Romans. It was used not only for making ornaments in jewelry but also was used to make dagger handles and other Scottish weapons. 

It is also said that the train was one of Queen Victoria's most favorite stones. She often embraced the stone in parties, and therefore it became a crucial part of highland tradition. 

What are the Healing Benefits of Citrine? 

Citrine healing properties are well known across the globe for its manifestation power and way to attract wealth. 

Emotional Healing Properties

  • The stone induces emotional feeling by lessening the vulnerability and inspiring self expression and creativity in the wearer. 
  • Also helps in getting rid of negative feelings, fears and destructive thoughts and allows one to accept joy in life. 
  • Citrine gemstone is also a good magnet for raising selfie steam and improving the confidence and courage in the person. 

Physical Healing Properties 

  • The physical healing properties of citrine crystal is known for improving the skin, nails, and hair of the carrier. It also helps in promoting a healthy digestive system and keeps fatigue and lethargy at bay. 
  • The stone is also set to eliminate infections related to bladder and kidney and can also help in comforting menstrual pain and menopausal issues. 

Metaphysical Healing Properties

  • The crystal aids in alignment of 7 chakras of bodies which help in maintaining a balanced emotional, spiritual, and physical health. 
  • The stone also garners positive energy into the household and is connected to bringing wealth and prosperity in the family. 

How to Take Care of your Citrine Stone 

Here are some ways in which you can take care of your citrine stone: 

  • You can use soapy, warm water to clean your stone. It is advisable to not use any detergent as it can tarnish the shine of the stone. 
  • If you have citrine jewelry, then you can soak it in water for 30-40 minutes for a deep cleanse. 
  • Do not steam clean your citrine crystals  or jewelry as more heat can cause damage to the stone. 
  • If you are doing intense work or any household chores, it is advisable to put your jewelry down or the stone away. 
  • Do not expose the jewelry or stone to sudden fluctuations in temperature. 

Where to Buy Citrine Gemstone ? 

If you want a genuine citrine stone for its magical healing and manifesting powers, then look no further than CabochonsForSale, which offers a wide range of stones with top-notch quality at wholesale prices.