What are the best crystals for crystal skulls?

Crystal skulls are made of a variety of stones and crystals. Because all of them come with their specific properties, all of them are perfect to be carved into skulls. That is why crystal skulls are not just some simple, carved stones but powerful tools for healing and energy work.

Each stone and crystal that is found deep within the earth has amazing amounts of healing powers and energy, which are transferred into the crystal skull. 

Common crystals used to carve skulls and their benefits

Clear quartz

Also known as the universal healing crystal, clear quartz is a powerful crystal. Most crystal skulls are made of clear quartz, also considered the ‘master healer.’ This crystal can absorb, unblock, store, regulate and amplify energy. It can also support memory and concentration and even balance your entire body.

Rose quartz

Rose quartz skulls are used to increase one’s patience, forgiveness, compassion, and the ability to love people. It is the stone of romance, intimacy, and affection. This crystal can restore harmony and trust in relationships, but also love and respect within oneself.


An amethyst crystal skull provides insight and wisdom as it activates the third eye and crown chakras. This purple stone is purifying, healing, and protective, being able to open communication with spirit guides. Amethyst also helps you get rid of negative thoughts and enhance spiritual wisdom, sincerity, and humility.

Crazy Lace Agate

This beautiful crystal is used to boost emotional stability, harmonize the yin and yang energies, and to build physical and inner strength. It also supports emotional, mental, and physical well-being. 

Tiger Eye

This stone is used to attract luck, confidence, courage, and wealth, but also to boost determination and patience. It is believed that tiger eye can clear your mind of self-doubt, fear, and anxiety.

These are only some of the crystals and stones that skulls can be carved from. As mentioned before, each crystal skull has its benefit, and knowing what that is can help you make the most of its amazing powers.

Please see below a few of the great collection of crystal skulls that you can find in our shop.