AMETHYST (purple) : Excellent for meditation. Calming peaceful providing clarity and focus. Enhances creativity, intuition, inspiration, motivation, healing, divine love and memory recall. (Take it to exams!) Helps sleep and relieves headaches and balances and soothes an over-active mind. Aids channeling, psychic and spiritual awareness.
Zodiac: Pisces / Sagittarius / Aries / Capricorn
CARNELIAN (orange): Energizes blood, aids kidneys, lungs, liver, gall bladder, lower back, reproductive and cleansing organs, depression and helps tissue regeneration. Warming and joyous. Good for people who are absent-minded, confused and unfocused. Aids concentration, motivation, clarity of mind, meditation, memory, self-confidence, peace, harmony. Assists in past life exploration.
Zodiac: Aries / Leo / Virgo / Capricorn
CITRINE (yellow) : Excellent for tissue regeneration, strengthening kidneys, colon, liver, back problems, gall bladder, digestive organs and heart. Detoxifies body and enhances healing. Raises self esteem, helps in making decisions and staying positive, mental clarity in communication. Encourages creativity and gives strength and courage. Fulfilling, uplifting, lightheartedness, hope, energizing. Attracts abundance.
Zodiac: Leo / Virgo / Scorpio
CLEAR QUARTZ (clear) : Magnifies and increases energy, balances and aligns chakras. Enhances intuition and knowledge. Clarifies thoughts and reinforces positive thinking. Reduces physical pain and enhances healing on all levels. Beneficial to pineal and pituitary glands. Dispels negativity. Excellent for meditation.
A cluster of quartz crystals in a room can transmit healing energies. Helpful in contacting your Higher Self and Spirit Guides.
Zodiac: All signs
GARNET (deep red) : Enhances strength (in the face of adversity), self-esteem, imagination, creativity, courage, confidence, patience and compassion. Aids the maintenance of blood circulation and mental depression. Provides a sense of grounding in times of change and upheaval. Promotes balance and a calming effect when everything seems chaotic. Overall body system tonic.
Zodiac: Aquarius / Aries / Leo / Scorpio / Capricorn
GOLD SANDSTONE (brown with glitter flecks) : Helps you move forward when you are feeling blocked on life’s path. Encourages exploration of your possibilities in life. Removes feelings of being limited in potential.
HEMATITE (metallic grey) : Balancing, grounding, energizing. Helpful for blood and breathing disorders, circulation, stress, heart, spleen, and backache. Enhances personal magnetism, optimism, will, courage, self-esteem. Excellent all round healer that draws illness from the body. Powerful stone for those attracted to it.
Zodiac: Capricorn / Aquarius
LAPIS LAZULI (royal blue) : Strengthens skeletal system. Activates thyroid gland. Releases tension and anxiety. Enhances strength, vitality, virility, creative expression mental clarity, psychic abilities and communication with Higher Self and spirit guides and brings your angels closer. Eases depression. A balancer on all levels. Possibly should not be worn for long periods of time (use you own intuition).
Zodiac: Libra / Taurus / Aquarius / Sagittarius
MALACHITE (dark green & light green stripes) : Aids pancreas, spleen, tissue regeneration and sleep. Strengthens heart, circulatory system, pineal and pituitary glands. Enhances expression, patience, physical endurance, inner peace, intuitiveness and emotional clarity. Reduces stress and tension. Reveals subconscious blocks releasing old, limiting patterns. Used to treat asthma, arthritis, tumors and torn muscles.
Zodiac: Capricorn / Scorpio
MOONSTONE (white with blue flashes) : Emotional balancer – helps lessen the tendency to over react emotionally aligning emotions with Higher Self. Aids the birthing process, water retention, obesity, female problems (hormonal and menstrual) and relieves anxiety and stress. Unblocks the lymphatic system.
Zodiac: Libra / Cancer / Scorpio / Pisces
PERIDOT (transparent olive/lime green) : Enhances patience, mental and emotional clarity, inner joy, happiness, sleep, and confidence. Accelerates personal growth. Opens new doors of opportunity. Aids stress, tissue regeneration, depression, cleansing of organs, heart digestion and jealousy. Overall balancer and tonic for body and mind. Increases intuitive awareness.
Zodiac: Libra / Leo / Capricorn
ROSE QUARTZ (pale pink) : Stone of love, peace and contentment. A healer for internal wounds. Aids kidney, migraines and circulatory systems. Increases fertility. Helps clear stored anger, resentment, guilt, fear and jealousy. Reduces stress, tension and cools tempers. Enhances self-confidence and creativity. Promotes love, forgiveness and compassion. Use where there is disharmony and anxiety.
Zodiac: Virgo / Taurus
TIGER-EYE (gold,brown and black) : Emotional balancer, grounding, centering. Softens stubbornness. Enhances personal power and will, self-confidence, optimism and communication. A good general tonic for spleen, pancreas, digestive organs and eye diseases.
TURQUOISE : Excellent for tissue regeneration, toning and strengthening the physical body. Encourages self-expression, promotes emotional balance and peace of mind. Aids circulatory and respiratory systems. Enhances psychic abilities, communication, balance, friendship, and loyalty. More potent when surrounded by gold. You should always be given this stone and not purchase it yourself.
Zodiac: Libra / Taurus