Background * History

  • Rainbow Moonstone is the name given to a variety of Labradorite that exhibits a multicolored adularescence on a light body color. Rainbow Moonstone is a member of the Feldspar group, which make up approximately 60% of the Earth’s crust.

Healing * Metaphysical Properties

  • Moonstone helps us see things more clearly.
  • Rainbow Moonstone offers us visions of things that aren’t immediately obvious. Because it helps us avoid tunnel vision, we are able to see other possibilities.
  • When we wear Rainbow Moonstone, life-changing inspirations can happen more and more often.
  • Moonstone is a stone of inner growth and strength.
  • It soothes emotional instability and stress, and stabilizes the emotions, providing calmness.
  • Moonstone enhances intuition, promotes inspiration, success and good fortune in love and business matters.


**Please note that all metaphysical or healing properties listed are collected from various sources. This information is offered as a service and not meant to treat medical conditions. does not guarantee the validity of any of these statements.

Gemological Properties

Chemical CompositionK(AlSi3O8)
Colorcreamy, translucent white with flashes of blue
Hardness (Mohs)6 – 6.5
Specific Gravity2.56-2.58
Refractive Index1.520-1.525

Origin and Gemstone Sources

  •  Canada, Australia, India, Madagascar, Mexico, Myanmar, Russia, Sri Lanka and the USA.


  • To clean your Rainbow Moonstone, simply use soapy water and a soft cloth. Be sure to rinse well to remove soapy residue.
  • When storing gemstones or gemstone jewelry, store them inside a fabric-lined box or wrapped in a soft cloth separately from other type of gemstones to prevent damage or scratches.
  • It is best to remove any jewelry before engaging in any strenuous physical activity, such as exercise or sports.
  • Avoid spraying perfume or hairspray on your precious gems.


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