When you think of a crystal for love and self acceptance, Rose Quartz is usually the first that comes to mind. It is the most common stone used for healing of the heart. It reminds us to be gentle on ourselves because we are deserving of love from ourselves and love from others. It also teaches us compassion, forgiveness and tenderness. It also helps us express our emotions in a healthy way. It can also help us with empathy and most importantly establishing healthy boundaries in our relationships whether it's with family, friends or lovers.