When life throws you shade, throw it right back with the Smokey Quartz, a powerful grounding and balancing stone that shares an equally shady aesthetic. This powerful stone is a super-charged variation of the extensive Quartz group of crystals, but with a distinctive twist. Because of its powerful cleansing and detoxing effects, Smoky Quartz is often included in healing layouts. Use this stone to amplify the energy of all the stones surrounding it, which creates a synergy of soothing vibes, the spiritual Band-Aid to any painful emotional wounds. One polished crystal.