What Are Quartz Inclusions and How Do They Form?

What Are Quartz Inclusions and How Do They Form?

Gemstone inclusions can be defined as a material that is trapped inside a mineral while that mineral is forming. The question we most commonly get asked, however, is “how” does...
January 23, 2020 — Carly McDonah
Quick Tip List to Man made Synthetic or Lab Created Stones and Crystals

Quick Tip List to Man made Synthetic or Lab Created Stones and Crystals

At Practical Magic, we put educating our customers and clients ahead of all else, so we thought it would be a perfect place to post a general list of stones...
January 23, 2020 — Carly McDonah
Quick Tips to Identifying FAKE Stones and Crystals on the Market

Quick Tips to Identifying FAKE Stones and Crystals on the Market

This has been a topic that has come up in many of our LIVE feeds and discussion boards throughout our community in the last year or so, and I have...
January 23, 2020 — Carly McDonah