Healing Properties of Gemstones and Crystals


The healing effects of gemstones can affect mental, emotional, spiritual and physical ailments. Different stones offer different healing attributes however, so be informed when you choose which healing stone is right for you.

Amber – considered a master healing gemstone. Baltic amber absorbs negative energy which is turns into positive energy. It is used for its calming effects and as a healing stone for joint disorders, stomach ailments, and spleen and kidney problems. In previous years, physicians prescribed amber for heart problems, headaches and arthritis treatment. Useful memory aid, encourages peacefulness, trust, wisdom.

Amethyst - increases vivid dreams, relieves depression, promotes calm, serenity, and spirituality. Helps with addiction and stress. Headaches; blood sugar imbalance; Left brain imbalances; edginess; facilitates healing; inner peace; psychic insight; stimulates third eye; aid for meditation, spiritual opening & internal surrender.

Turquoise – Is another master healing stone. Is used to treat anorexia, depression, stress, high blood pressure, throat and lung problems, infections, the teeth, and TMJ syndrome. Turquoise improves healing and immune functions of the body. Wearing turquoise is thought to improve communication skills and open up creativity.

Fluorite – This stone comes in many colors; yellow, blue, green, white, purple or a mixture of them. The healing attributes of Fluorite are colds, flu, headaches, Herpes canker sores, staph and viral infections and cancers. It is also used for ear, nose and throat problems. This healing stone is useful in disorders such as insomnia and anxiety. Carrying the stone can help to negate disruptive behaviors, anger and disorganization.

Jade – This stone is green in color, it has long been said that the shade of green can signify the health of the individual wearing it. When worn by a healthy person it is a dark, deep shade of green. Jade is soothing, it balances emotions, soothing them and aids a person after trauma, surgery and loss such as divorce, funeral, or the loss of a job. Jade assists the body for self healing and is used for complaints of the heart, stomach and kidney.

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You can wear the stones as jewelry, or in a pouch worn around your neck on a string and tucked away inside your clothing. You can also keep them loose in your pocket. Keep them with you to achieve the beneficial effects.