★ Crystal Healing
Agate - Grounding stone that helps with balance, strength, and coherent thinking.
Amazonite - Protective stone that filters, dispels negativity, and brings peace.
Amber - Formed from prehistoric tree resin, Amber energizes and promotes growth.
Amethyst - High vibration stone that supports balance, protects, soothes, and helps overcome negativity and addictions as it aligns energies to higher consciousness.
Ametrine - Conglomerate of Amethyst and Citrine promoting a connection to higher consciousness revealing your truest self.
Angelite - Peaceful stone of the ‘new age’ that bridges community to higher consciousness and the etheric realm. Useful for weight control and inflammation.
Apatite - Lively harmonious stone increasing motivation. Apatite suppresses hunger, encourages communication and gently lifts the metabolism.
Apophyllite - Powerful vibrational transmitter that connects the physical and spirit realms. Assists in Reiki healing, and facilitates a relaxed state.
Aquamarine - Protective, courageous stone that calms and allows self-expression.
Aventurine - Grounding, optimistic stone that encourages action and helps to direct you toward the goal.
Azeztulite - Light-bearing crystal that aids in expanding consciousness. Helpful in banishing immune deficiencies, cancer, and cellular renewal.
Beryl - Passion stone that balances the will and spirit to help align your destiny.
Bloodstone - Strengthens and builds blood while cleansing the immune system.
Calcite - Revitalizes and repairs blockages as it removes toxins from the body.
Carnelian - Courageous, energizing stone that grounds you in the here and now.
Chalcedony - A new age stone promoting creativity, unity and good will.
Chiastolite - An ancient Protective Stone used for warding off harm, curses and ill-wishes. Aids in resolving conflicts.
Chrysoprase - A calming stone encouraging hope and truth in all aspects of one’s life.
Citrine - An energizing “wealth” stone that provides vitality and abundance of spirit.
Diamond - A traditional symbol of marriage and prosperity, amplifying all emotions.
Drusy - Not an actual stone type but iridescent coating of microcrystalline facets found on the crust of quartz, and other crystals.
Emerald - Associated with fidelity and happy marriages, harmony, friendship and good will, emerald acts as wisdom stone to help overcome unlucky events.
Fluorite - Used as an organizer, focuser, and general and specific pain reliever.
Garnet - Revitalizing stone that increases stamina, and gently shifts anger to passion.
Hematite - From iron ore, extremely beneficial to health and natural grounder, Hematite removes heat and helps to cool you down in unstable situations.
Iolite - Known as a “vision stone” Iolite opens up the pathways and helps prepare one for a deeper spiritual path while facilitating release of unwanted attachments.
Howlite - Soothing stone that encourages dreams and deters insomnia.
Idocrase - Releases fear, dissolves anger and opens the mind to positive, creative directions.
Iron Pyrite - An excellent grounder, protector and diverter of hazardous pollutants infectious diseases and harmful energy.
Jade - Happy, lucky stone in Eastern culture. Jade is regarded worldwide as a nurturing, protective stone, encouraging independence, harmony and trust.
Jasper - “Supreme nurturer” balancing the mineral content of the body. Aids in circulation, imparts strength of will, and helps invigorate sexual organs.
Kyanite - Deepens meditative states to bring clarity and harmony to all.
Labradorite - Grounding yet highly intuitive stone that helps raise consciousness and teaches how to live fearlessly, valuing imagination and inner vision.
Lapis Lazuli - Wisdom stone that protects, guides and blocks negative energy.
Larimar - Helps us heal past mistakes and be present to life as it is.
Magnetite - Used in physical therapy to alleviate aches and pains and can reverse symptoms by grounding and healing the body’s organs and muscle tissue.
Malachite - Powerful passion stone that protects and amplifies all emotions.
Moonstone - Intuitive feminine stone that teaches us about timing, empathy and awareness.
Obsidian -Transformational stone that centers and promotes empowerment.
Onyx - Strength giving stone that grounds, stabilizes and absorbs negativity.
Opal - Seductive stone that brings fidelity, improves memory and strengthens the will to live. It is used to treat disease, revitalize, and ease childbirth.
Pedro du Sol - Also known as Sunstone, a positive crystal that lifts the spirit and helps brighten perspective.
Peridot - Protective, cleansing stone that strengthens the metabolism, thymus, heart, skin and eyes. Peridot also helps to release jealousy, anger, phobias and old baggage.
Prasiolite - Grounds, protects and elevates our journey to higher consciousness.
Prehnite - Loving stone that nourishes those who do too much. Connected to the spirit realm and inner wisdom, Prehnite is helpful for letting go of unwanted things.
Quartz - Large colorful family (Rock, Rose, Lemon, Smoky etc) of "master healers". Excellent for all healing, meditation, increasing harmony and releasing negativity.
Rhodochrosite - Love stone healing the soul, past abuse, and brings understanding.
Rhodonite - Useful ‘first aid stone’ healing heartache, despair or emotional shock.
Ruby - Fosters passion for life, vitality and ‘following your bliss.’ Helps detox body.
Sapphire - Aids in focus and balance, encourages creativity, releases depression.
Sodalite - Wisdom stone that helps access higher information and helps one stand up for their own personal truth.
Spinel - Crystal connected to energy renewal, positive attitude and humility.
Sugalite - Love stone and teacher of your true self. Excellent for cancer, pain relief.
Tektite - Meteorite believed to enhance communication and encourage spiritual growth and understanding. Moldavite is a green form.
Tiger’s Eye - A protective stone that grounds and aids in understanding conflict.
Topaz - A joyful stone bringing good luck, good health and achievement of goals.
Tourmaline - A grounding stone to heal and assist in dissolving blocked emotions.
Turquoise - Energizing stone that strengthens spirit, lifts exhaustion and depression.
Unakite - “Vision stone” promoting balance and insight to release past conditions.
Zoisite- Positive stone that assists in transformation and self-expression. Tanzanite is a blue variety linking to higher consciousness.
Each variety and color has additional characteristics. For more information I recommend The Crystal Bible, by Judy Hall