Which crystals can’t go in water?

Stones that cannot be washed with water: 1. Desert Rose (I just found this out and I’m glad I did because I have one!)
12. Talc (just don’t do it)
14. Malachite (Really soft, massively toxic in water, even touching the 18. Selenite
19. Celestine
20. Amber
21. Imperial Topaz
22. Red Coral
23. Fire Opal
24.. Moonstone
25.. Opal
26. Azurite
27. Kyanite
28. Kunzite
29. Pyrite


All crystals from the Quartz family such as Smokey Quartz, Clear Quartz, Rose Quartz, Citrine, Amethyst are safe to cleanse in water. Not all crystals are safe to be washed in water and knowing which ones are not water-friendly and may cause crystals to lose shine, density, or even completely dissolve with prolonged contact in water.

Another frequently asked query is “What crystals should you not put in water?”.

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What crystals can be damaged by liquids?

Crystals That Can Be Damaged By Liquids Crystal Reason Carnelian Salt water can cause fractures Celestite Can break apart Galena Will rust Halite Will dissolve 15 more rows.

Is it safe to use water with quartz crystals?

Using water with quartz crystals is almost always harmless, with one exception: Tangerine Quartz. This is because the mineral that gives this quartz crystal its beautiful orange glow is iron oxide.

What crystals hate to be next to each other?

I have found two crystals that hate to be next to each other. They are Clear quartz and Apophyllite., nicola January 21, 2015 at 2:24 pm- Reply I find my clear quartz & apophyllite go really well together & boost each other. The energy around the two is lovely.

I feel crystals usually work well together but be cautious of crystals that might have an opposing effect like Carnelian for energy, versus Blue Lace Agate or other calming stones. Sometimes these energies are cancelled out or don’t have the impact you were looking for.

I love combining crystals based on their crystal family. Other great ones to combine include Calcite, Agates, Jaspers, Tourmalines, and so on. Jaspers, Agates and Quartz all work great together too!

Which crystals should you not work with for healing?

It’s important to be self-aware when you’re working with your stones for healing or not. In this instance, I wouldn’t recommend the following crystals: Malachite because it is a powerful crystal that is also known to amplify all kinds of energy so it can leave you feeling lower in the dumps.