Color: translucent brown or black
Astrological sign(s): Scorpio
Mohs scale: 7
Spiritual uses: Smoky quartz is an especially good protection tool for use during spiritual ceremonies and rituals.
Mental uses: Smoky quartz helps eliminate doubt and worry when you are faced with chaos and/or confusion. This stone helps you feel safe and sound.
Emotional uses: Smoky quartz is a wonderful healing tool following the energetic cord-cutting process. Place this stone on or near the areas of your body associated with trauma.
Physical uses: Smoky quartz is an excellent stop-smoking aid. It helps to eliminate the urge to smoke and also softens the anger and agitation associated with nicotine withdrawal.