If you were born in February, your birthstone is amethyst –

Your birthstone is amethyst – the purple variety of quartz that has captivated mankind for millennia. Its lilac to deep purple hues can be cut into many shapes and sizes, and it can be manufactured in a lab as well as mined. Amethyst, is found in the collections of royal families throughout Europe and Asia. Today, it’s within reach of most consumers. Consider buying a stunning amethyst for the king or queen of your heart – or treat yourself to a royal present. Wearing an amethyst can also be a symbol of personal empowerment and inner strength.