CRYSTALS

General Descriptions

Below are crystal descriptions of our most commonly used crystals.  Feel free to reference these descriptions anytime you want to learn more about your beautiful gifts from the earth.

Watercolor Crystal Images by Digital Press Creation and  South Pacific Images, Photos from Adobe Stock Photo.  Descriptions resourced by  "The Crystal Bible" by Judy Hall.

Pink Agate

Agate (Dyed)

Agate are grounding stones that bring about emotional, physical and intellectual balance. It helps to stabilize and balance emotional energy.
Agate gently promotes self-acceptance and self-confidence. It helps to overcome negativity and bitterness of the heart, promoting love and courage, and helps to release internal tension, and help heal emotional trauma.

Aventurine

Aventurine


Aventurine is a positive stone of prosperity. It also helps reinforce leadership qualities and decisiveness. It also promotes compassion and empath and encourages perseverance. Aventurine balances masculine and feminine energy, encourages regeneration of the heart and spiritually protects the heart chakra guarding against psychic vampirism of the heart’s energy. Green Aventurine is a comforter, protector and healer of the heart, bringing about overall well-being and peace.

Celestite

Celestite

 

Celestite is a beautiful pale blue stone that is connected to higher vibrations and divine energies. It helps connect you to the spiritual and angelic realm, and pushes you toward enlightenment. It helps in conflict resolution and assists in creating a harmonious environment during times of stress and improves dysfunctional relationships by opening a peaceful space for negotiation. For this reason, it makes a great stone to have in the home. It’s such a peaceful, beautiful stone that I know you’ll just love! *Celestite fades in the sun so avoid direct sunlight.

Citrine

Citrine

 

Citrine is a powerful cleanser and regenerator, carrying the power of the sun. It is warming, energizing and highly creative. This is one of the crystals that never needs cleansing. It absorbs, dissipates, and grounds negative energy and is therefore an extremely protective stone for the environment. Citrine energizes every level of life. As an aura protector, it acts as an early warning system so that action can be taken to protect oneself. It activates the crown chakra and opens intuition. Citrine is one of the stones of abundance. This dynamic stone teaches how to manifest and attracts wealth and prosperity, success and all good things. It is a happy and generous stone which encourages sharing what you have, yet helps you hold on to your wealth.

Howlite

Howlite

 

Howlite is an extremely calming stone. Placed under the pillow, it is an excellent antidote for insomnia, especially when this is caused by an overactive mind. Howlite links into the spiritual dimensions, opening attunement and preparing the mind to receive wisdom and insights. Psychologically, howlite teaches patience and helps to eliminate rage and uncontrolled anger. It also helps to absorb your anger and any anger directed at you. Howlite can calm turbulent emotions, especially those that have past-life causes and releases the strings that tie old emotions to present life triggers

Lapis Lazuli

Lapis Lazuli

 

Lapis Lazuli balances the throat chakra, and helps you to communicate effectively by helping you to speak your truth. If repressed anger is causing difficulties in the throat or in communication, Lapis Lazuli releases that. It is a powerful thought amplifier, encourages creativity, helps you confront the truth, and accept whatever it teaches It bonds relationships in love and friendships and aids in expressing feelings and emotions. It dissolves cruelty and suffering.

Opalite

Opalite

 

Opalite is a man-made synthetic glass, mistakenly known by a number of different names, including - Tiffany Stone, Opalised Fluorite and Purple Opal. Opalite is subtle yet highly energetic. It is ideal for meditation. Opalite improves communication on all levels, especially the spiritual. It removes energy blockages of the chakras and meridians. Emotionally, Opalite helps by assisting during transitions of all kinds. It engenders persistence and gives us strength in verbalising our hidden feelings. It can also help us to be successful in business. Opalite stabilises mood swings and helps in overcoming fatigue.

Amazonite

Amazonite

Amazonite has a powerful filtering action. On a physical level, it absorbs microwaves and cell phone electronic waves and protects against electromagnetic pollution. This is an extremely soothing stone; calming the brain and nervous system.. It balances the masculine and feminine energies and many aspects of the personality to bring harmony to the soul. It is a stone that helps you to see both sides of a problem to help bring understanding and a sense of calm to what can be relatively difficult conflicts.

Black Tourmaline

Black Tourmaline

Black Tourmaline protects against cell phones, electromagnetic smog, radiation, psychic attacks, spells and ill-wishing; negative energies of all kinds. It connects with the base chakra, helping to ground your energy and increases physical vitality, dispersing tension and stress. It helps clear negative thoughts, promotes a laid-back attitude and objective neutrality with clear, rational thought processes. It encourages a positive attitude, no matter what the circumstances and stimulates altruism and practical creativity. ​

Chalcedony

Chalcedony

 

Chalcedony is a nurturing stone that promotes good-will and enhances group stability. This stone absorbs negative energy, thoughts, emotions and bad dreams and then dissipates it to prevent onward attacks or distractions. Chalcedony brings the mind, body emotions and spirit into harmony, instilling feelings of benevolence and generosity. Chalcedony removes hostility and transforms sadness and sorrow into happiness and joy.

Clear Quartz

Clear Quartz

 

Clear Quartz is the most powerful healing and energy amplifier on the planet because of its crystalline form. It absorbs, stores, releases and regulates energy and is excellent for unblocking it. Holding a Quartz crystal in your hand doubles your biomagnetic field. This crystal works at a vibrational level attuned to the specific energy requirements of the person needing healing or undertaiking spiritual work. On a spiritual level, Quartz raises energy to the highest possible level. It has the ability to dissolve karmic seeds, enhances psychic abilities and attunes you to your spiritual purpose. On a mental level, Quartz aids concentration and unlocks memory.

Jade

Jade

 

Jade is a calming stone that brings tranquility, purity and serenity. Associated with the heart chakra, it increases your love and nurturing toward self and others. It is also a protective stone, which keeps the wearer from harm and brings harmony. It is also known to attract good luck, wealth and friendship Jade releases negative energies, and brings peace of mind. It stimulates the mind and helps to bring a different perspective to situations, making them appear less complex. .

Moonstone

Moonstone

 

Moonstone is a stone of new beginnings, and as its name suggests, it is strongly connected to the moon and intuition. It is a calming stone, and promotes intuition and empathy. Moonstone balances male and female energies, and diffuses an overactive masculine energy to balance with feminine energies. Moonstone soothes emotional instability and stress and calms emotions.

Peridot

Peridot

Peridot was believed to keep away evil spirits and is a protective stone for the aura. This stone is a powerful cleanser, releasing and neutralizing toxins on all levels. It purifies the subtle and physical bodies and the mind. It opens, cleanses and activates the heart and solar plexus chakras and releases old baggage. Guilt, burdens or obsessions are cleared. Peridot teaches that holding on to people or the past is counterproductive. Peridot releases jealousy, resentment, spite and anger and releases stress. It motivates self-growth. It sharpens the mind and opens it to new levels of awareness. It also helps improve difficult relationships.

Amethyst

Amethyst


Beautiful Amethyst...A powerful and protective stone with high vibrations, guards against psychic attacks and turns the negative vibes into loving ones. Amethyst is beneficial to the calm the mind and helps you feel more centered and focused, and less scattered and foggy. To help with insomnia, place this stone under your pillow. It can be worn beautifully or place geodes or points on your spiritual altar. Be mindful: Amethyst fades in the sun, so avoid direct sunlight.

Carnelian

Carnelian

Carnelian grounds and anchors you in the present. It is a high energy stone, inspiring and motivating you and stimulating creativity. Carnelian removes fear of death and in ancient times, was used to protect those who have passed on, during their journey into the afterlife. It also provides courage and promotes positive life choices. Mentally, Carnelian improves analytic abilities and clarifies perception, and protects against envy, anger, rage and resentment

Chrysocolla

Chrysocolla

 

Chrysocolla is a beautiful, water stone that helps facilitate flow. Flow of energy, flow of honest communication, flow of love, just as the tides of the sea. This stone helps to cleanse the pathways from the heart and voice to allow for a steady stream of conviction and firmness in words so you can confidently navigate your journey. Chrysocolla revitalizes still waters, revealing wisdom held in the shadowy depth and empowering it's expression. Chrysocolla helps relieve anxiety and loneliness associated with a self-aware and reflective life. Jump in your boat and take on your journey and be the confident captain of your ship.

Fluorite

Fluorite

 

Fluorite is a psychic protector, defending against external forces that try to protect you from psychic manipulation and attacks. It is extremely effective against electromagnetic and computer stress, dispels negative energies and cleanses and purifies, and helps to reorganize things within the body physically and energetically that are misaligned. Fluorite helps to open the mind and subconscious to help heal unresolved emotional and mental issues, as well as opens the mind to help you see the bigger-picture in situations, bringing about clarity.

Labradorite

Labradorite

 

Labradorite is a mystical stone, protective stone and a bringer of light. It raises consciousness and connects with universal energies. It deflects negativity and unwanted energies from the aura. Labradorite calms an overactive mind and energizes the imagination bringing up new ideas. Psychologically, it banishes fears and insecurities and the remnants of past disappointments, including those in past lives.

Onyx

Onyx

 

Onyx is strength-giving, providing support in difficult or confusing circumstances and during times of enormous mental or physical stress. It is a mental tonic that alleviates overwhelming fears and worries. Onyx conveys the invaluable gift of wise decisions. Physically, Onyx assists in absorbing from the universe energies that are required for healing or other purposes. It balances the yin and yang energies within the body.

Pyrite

Pyrite

Pyrite is also known as “Fools Gold” because of it’s shimmery, golden color. This stone represents wealth, abundance and good luck. It’s a great stone to have in your work area because of it’s wealth and abundance vibrations.

Red Tiger's Eye

Red Tiger's Eye

 

Combine the energy from the sun and the energy of the earth and you receive the high vibrational and grounding energies that draw the spiritual energies into the earth. It is a protective stone, differentiates between "wants" and "needs", but will help in accomplishing your goals. It helps to balance, yin and yang, helps lift depression and improve mood. This stone helps you deal with the highs and lows of life, raising you up in your darkest hours. Red Tiger’s Eye specifically helps with motivation.

Rhodonite

Rhodonite

 

Rhodonite is an emotional balancer that nurtures love and encourages the brotherhood of humanity. It has the ability to show both sides of an issue. It stimulates, clears and activates the heart and heart chakra. Rhodonite clears emotional wounds and scars from the past whenever that might be.

Rose Quartz

Rose Quartz

 

Rose Quartz is the epitome of love, full of unconditional loving energy, it is the most important crystal for the heart and heart chakra, teaching the true essence of love. It purifies and opens the heart at all levels and brings deep inner healing and self-love. It is calming, reassuring and excellent for us in trauma or crisis. If you want to attract love, place rose quartz by your bedside or in the relationship corner of your home. Rose Quartz energizes love and often needs Amethyst to calm it down. In existing relationships, it restores trust, harmony and encourages unconditional love. It strengthens empathy and sensitivity and aids the acceptance of necessary change.

Selenite

Selenite

 

Selenite has a very fine vibration and brings clarity of the mind, opening the crown and higher crown chakras and accessing angelic consciousness and higher guidance. Pure Selenite is a link to the light body, helping to anchor it in the earth vibration. Selenite is a calm stone that instills deep peace and is excellent for meditation or spiritual work. Selenite can be used to form a protective grid around a house, creating a safe and quiet space that does not allow outside influences in (use internally in the corners of the house). Selenite wands can be used to detach entities and negative energy from the aura or for preventing anything external from influencing the mind. Psychologically, it assists judgment and insight. Mentally, it clears confusion and aids in seeing the deeper picture

Smoky Quartz

Smoky Quartz

 

My absolute favorite stone! Smoky Quartz is an amazing, beautiful stone that is a great grounding stone that raises the vibrations during meditation, and is associated with the earth and base chakras (that grounding element). It is my favorite protecting stone, it is great for dealing with stress and assists in tolerating difficult times with equanimity, fortifying resolve.

Tiger's Eye

Tiger's Eye

 

Combine the energy from the sun and the energy of the earth and you receive the high vibrational and grounding energies that draw the spiritual energies into the earth. It is a protective stone, differentiates between "wants" and "needs", but will help in accomplishing your goals. It helps to balance, yin and yang, helps lift depression and improve mood. This stone helps you deal with the highs and lows of life, raising you up in your darkest hours.

Turquoise

Turquoise

 

Turquoise is the ultimate healer, providing solace for the soul and overall well-being for the body. It is a purification stone, protecting against negativity and a strengthening stone against self-sabotaging attitudes. Stabilizes mood swings, brings inner calm and stimulates romantic love. It’s an excellent stone for exhaustion, depression or panic attacks and protects against outside influences.