Rose quartz is a maternal crystal as it provides an inspirational parenting perspective of oneself. It promotes union and it is a good stone to place on the stomach during pregnancy and it must be taken to the hospital and have it near you during delivery. It is a soothing in crystal in the days after delivery to have near you and the baby. For problems between the couple it can be placed next to the bed or in the relation corner of the home so as to restore confidence and harmony and this will encourage unconditional love. This is a soothing and reassuring crystal, excellent for use in traumas or crises, including the emotional turmoil of midlife crisis. It strengthens empathy, sensitivity and helps to accept the necessary change. It is also an excellent stone to console afflictions that can be dangerously harmful.