Properties of Gemstones

Healing Properties of Gemstones

Gemstones are traditionally believed to have certain mystical properties and some crystals and minerals have been used for various healing and spiritual purposes. The following is a guide to the most commonly believed properties.

Amber

This gem relieves physical stress, calms the nerves and leads to increased self-confidence. It stimulates creativity by clearing the mind of negative thoughts. It is said to be good for joint problems and to act as a tonic for the liver and kidneys.

Amethyst

Amethyst quietens the mind and leads to increased tranquillity and harmony. It reduces self-destructive tendencies and promotes self-healing. Amethyst also confers wisdom and honesty on those who wear it.

Azurite

Azurite helps you to let go of deep-rooted fears and enables you to progress. It is useful for decision making and reduces anger. It is also said to facilitate spiritual development.

Blue Lace Agate

For peace and tranquillity and for the relief headaches. Carnelian The Carnelian is the stone of assertiveness and boldness – it gives you strength and helps focus the mind. Carnelian also protects the home from harmful influences and negativity.

Haematite

A powerful stone which gives strength and improves willpower. Useful for harmonizing the body and spirit. A very grounding stone which reduces stress and is said to help insomnia.

Leopard Skin Agate

Helps you to focus on your inner voice. This stone reduces insecurities and calms the emotions.

Moonstone

Heals the emotions, increases the powers of intuition and increases the ability to access the subconscious.

Moss Agate

Helps regain lost self-esteem.

Rhodochrosite

A very positive, passionate and energetic stone. Helps with self-expression and therefore with creativity. Useful in overcoming feelings of shame or guilt.

Rose Quartz

A stone of tranquillity and peacefulness. This stone has a calming and healing influence. Snowflake Obsidian A protective stone which is said to absorb negative energy.

Tiger’s Eye

This stone gives courage, drive and ambition. It also clears the mind and increases the ability to focus. Unakite Increases self-awareness. This is for information only and we do not make any claims as to the stones’ medical properties.

Unakite

Increases self-awareness.

This is for information only and we do not make any claims as to the stones’ medical properties.