Gemstones aren't just pretty to look at; they also have the power to heal. Throughout time, the healing properties of gemstones, their beauty, and magic have been recognised and admired. Ancient healers learned that gemstones and minerals have different healing effects upon the human body, where some stones would sooth and calm, while others would uplift spirits and energise a person. Gently and steadily, gemstones radiate their healing properties, and always give a lot of positive energy.
Here is a list of the natural stones that we use and their healing properties:
Amethyst is known as the wisdom stone. Amethyst is a calming stone. It can be worn as protection from self-deception.
Agate fosters love and lends us the courage to start over again. It promotes self-acceptance and confidence.
Amazonite has a calming effect on the soul and spirit. It can provide clarity and gently guiding towards gift and knowledge.
Aventurine Being the stone of opportunity, it is known for chance and luck. It gives a sense of calm and balance and enhances happiness.
Aquamarine is considered a stone of eternal youth and happiness. It is a talisman of good luck, fearlessness and protection.
Azurite malachite is very soothing and calming for the emotions. This stone has a very cantering energy, great for helping one find their place in the universe.
Apatite is a stone that mystically can stimulate the thoughts and ideas. It is said to help you maintain focus, learn, concentrate effectively, think clearly, and communicate better.
Ammolite radiates positive Earth energy, and brings good luck and prosperity. It is also said to grant miracles.
Blue topaz reflects the energy of the mind and knowledge, stimulating one’s self-confidence and ability to learn. It inspires creativity and increases attention.
Bumblebee Jasper is a stone of understanding. It brightens the life of its wearer, giving them a fresh, positive outlook on life and their goals.
Boulder Opal has a pure energy that provides clarity and purity of thought. It calms and helps to reveal the inner truth. It carries the warm Earth energies.
Blue Lace Agate is a gentle, calming stone. It also inspires happiness and hope to its wearer.
Carnelian is known as an energy booster gem. It also protects from bad vibrations. It is a stone of creativity, individuality and courage.
Coral attracts love and prosperity; it is a stone of passion. It brings inner peace, strength, and understanding of purpose.
Citrine Known as the ‘stone of the mind’. It is the lucky ‘merchants stone’; it can bring success to fortune. It works as a shield against spite and jealousy.
Chalcedony promotes goodwill and generosity. It absorbs negative energy to diminish it. Harmonizing the mind, body and spirit it is a powerful cleanser.
Calcite is a protecting; grounding and cantering stone, and can help bring inner peace. Calcite increases and amplifies energy..
Chrysocolla is a stone of empowerment of the feminine energies. It can help ease fear, anxiety, and guilt, and bring hope.
Druzy Agate helps its wearer to relax, thereby reducing stress levels. It can re-energize the body and be emotionally uplifting.
Dalmatian Jasper is a stone of protection. It is a stone that brings a sense of fun to one’s life with its relaxing energies.
Garnet is a stone of regeneration and energizing. It sharpens your perceptions of yourself and other people.
Goldstone is the master healer. Goldstone connects one with the Divine and provides one with wisdom, energy and courage.
Jade is a stone of protection. It is also a stone of the heart. It is believed to promote wisdom, balance, and peace. It is supportive of new love, where it can attract and enhance love of all kinds.
Jasper is useful for controlling the emotions and a good stone for soothing the nerves. It is a stone of gentleness, comfort, and relaxation.
K2 stone is a stone of harmony, it promotes harmony and connection within your family, friends and colleagues
Labradorite is a power stone for allowing us to see through illusions. It can stimulate inspiration and develop enthusiasm in ideas.
Lapis Lazuli is a protection stone. It is a stone of communication that can bring mental clarity. A powerful crystal for activating the higher mind, it can enhance intellectual ability and memory.
Larimar is the stone of answers from the sea of consciousness. It gives freedom from self-imposed limitations and a sense of peace in finding the truth. Larimar is also a calming stone.
Lava Rock is known as the stone of rebirth. It is also known as a stone of stabilization and can help its wearers shed unneeded layers of emotional attachment and ground them.
Malachite is the stone of good fortune and prosperity. It is a stone of balance in relationships. It helps keep the good vibes going strong and steady.
Moonstone is said to help calm responses and stress, and avoid overreaction. It brings hope, enhances feminine energies, sensitivity, intuition and psychic abilities.
Onyx is a stone of Self-control, decision-making, intuition and protection. Onyx assists with challenges in life, especially those caused by a drain of energy.
Pearl is believed to attract wealth and luck as well as offer protection. Known for their calming effect, pearls can balance one's karma and strengthen relationships.
Quartz is a power stone. It has been called the "Universal Crystal" because of its many uses. It enhances energy by absorbing, storing, amplifying, balancing, focusing and transmitting.
Rose Quartz is known as the stone of unconditional love; it brings love into life and daily situations; it inspires the love of beauty, in oneself and others and in nature.
Smoky Quartz is a Stone of Power. It brings strength and stability, and a sense of personal pride. Smoky quartz is a very protective gem, it brings physical and psychic protection.
Sodalite stimulates endurance and motivation. It is a stone of logic, rationality, and efficiency. It is helpful for work in groups and stimulates thought.
Turquoise is one of the oldest protection amulets, and was also known as a symbol of wealth in many ancient cultures. Turquoise is also a powerful crystal for relieving stress.
Tiger eye is a stone of protection. It also enhances good luck, and brings prosperity, often in the form of money.
Tourmaline is a stone that can increase flexibility, happiness, hope, objectivity, compassion and serenity. Tourmaline is also a very protecting stone. It also brings luck to its wearer.
Tanzanite is called a "stone of magic". It relieves stress and depression, and enhances harmony. It is an important communication stone, helping with the ability to speak the truth.