Garnet Gemstone

Even though red is the most known color of garnet, this fiery gemstone also comes in green, pink, yellow, brown, purple, and even black. Garnet can also be found in a translucent, almost colorless variety. Garnet is the name used for a large group of rock-forming minerals. These minerals share a common crystal structure and a generalized chemical composition. These minerals are found throughout the world in metamorphic, igneous, and sedimentary rocks.

Natural Garnet Stone

Garnet stone is a semi-precious gemstone available in varieties of colors. It is a birthstone of January, and best known for its healing properties. Most people associate the word "garnet" with a red gemstone; however, they are often surprised to learn that garnet occurs in many other colors and has many other uses. Garnet has been used as a gemstone for thousands of years.