Appearance: Diamonds can be found in any color, in addition to colorless. A colorless diamond is perfectly transparent with no hue or color.
Diamonds are known for clarity and their ability to retract the entire light spectrum with a high diversion of light.
Birthstone by Month & Zodiac: Diamond is the birthstone for April / Aries (March 21-April 19) and Taurus (April 20-May 20).
Facts: The diamond is the hardest of all the gemstones.
Methods of grading diamonds were developed by the Gemological Institute of America. Grading by 4 c’s: carat, cut, color, clarity.
The cut is the most important of the 4 c’s for it determines the diamond’s ability to reflect and retract light.
Physical and Emotional Balance: Diamonds have the ability to amplify energy many times combined with other gems and crystals, including negative energies.
Origin: Diamonds are commonly found in the U.S., Canada, Russia, Australia, China and Brazil.
Mohs Hardness: 10