Fun Facts About Birthstones [INFOGRAPHIC]

Most people know what their birthstone is without a second thought, but how much do we really know about the actual gemstones themselves? The gems designated as birthstones have been around for thousands – sometimes millions – of years, and most have some pretty interesting history to them.

The infographic below covers a few of the more intriguing facts about birthstones. So the next time someone asks you about your birthstone, you can impress them with your gemstone expertise!


At ShineOn, we offer custom, handmade-to-order jewelry featuring birthstone-inspired cubic zirconia gems. Be sure to check out the unique designs we have to offer for Birthstone Jewelry Designs.