What is March Birthstone?
The lucky people who are born in March, the stone for them is Aquamarine, a stone of cool and calm.
March Birthstone Aquamarine Meaning
March birthstone is Aquamarine. Aquamarine’s name comes from the Latin for seawater and it was said to calm waves and keep sailors safe at sea. March’s birthstone was also thought to enhance the happiness of marriages. Aquamarine is the green-blue to blue variety of the mineral beryl. (Emerald is the green to bluish green variety of the same mineral.) Like many beryls, aquamarine forms large crystals suitable for sizable fashioned gems and carvings.
What Color is a March Birthstone Aquamarine?
March birthstone is Aquamarine and the Aquamarine is the green-blue to blue variety of the mineral beryl. The best gems combine high clarity with limpid transparency and blue to slightly greenish blue hues.
Benefits of March birthstone Aquamarine
• Aquamarine helps increase self confidence.
Is Aquamarine Durable Enough for everyday wear?
If you want the answer in one word, Yes. Aquamarine’s Mohs hardness scale is 7.5 to 8, so it is a durable gemstone for jewelry as long as it is treated with care to protect it against scratching and hard knocks.
Aquamarine vs. Diamond
For many, the big advantage of aquamarine is its gorgeous color. “If you’re addicted to color gemstones, it comes as a refreshing alternative to a colorless diamond or a more budget-friendly alternative to a blue diamond,” according to certified diamontologist Kim Kanary. Aquamarine is also versatile, available in a variety of shades that even it works well with a range of cuts.
How to Care for Your Aquamarine Jewelry
To care aquamarine is the same process care for a diamond or any other gemstone. Use a soft toothbrush after soaking in gentle dish soap with warm water to clean it.
If you’re wearing it every day, then you need to do more thorough clean every six months or so. A deep cleaning and checking of the prongs or stone setting to ensure your aquamarine set securely is highly recommended at this twice-annual cleaning.
March Birthstone Gift Guide
Today, Aquamarine can be found in a range of beautiful March birthstone jewelry designs.
- Treat your self a piece of jewelry with aquamarine, if your birth month is March Of all the gemstones, Aquamarine is probably the only gemstone associated with the virtues of purity, calmness, elegance. People simply love the gemstone for what it is.
- To get March birthstone gift for him or her not only make it special for them because it is their birthstone, it could possibly because it is the gemstone they absolutely love. See Lireille’s unique jewelry collection created by our talented artists with this beloved March birthstone, Aquamarine.
- Increase internal love and connection with your partner by gifting a March birthstone promise ring.
Check below for March birthstone Aquamarine gift from our aquamarine jewelry collection.
Aqua Orbit Ring
Silver and Gold Wrap Rough Aquamarine Ring
9K Gold and Silver Wrap Pendant set with Aquamarine and Diamonds Accents
Brazilian Aquamarine Cushion Cabochon Ring