The Crystals

African Turquoise – African Turquoise brings about great change and transformation within life. Its encouraging energy opens minds to the possibility of newness. This stone helps us to see the need for development and metamorphosis – like a butterfly! African Turquoise is a stone that hands over a key to new life with its offerings. This is a stone that awakens the soul to its intended purpose, encouraging the being to make a positive impression while gaining and giving positive wisdom.

Amazonite – empowers one to search the self and discover one’s own truths and integrity and to move beyond the fear of judgment or confrontation with others. It provides the freedom to express one’s thoughts and feelings, and to set strong and clear boundaries, both internally as self-discipline, and externally.

Amethyst – is a meditative and calming stone which works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to promote calm, balance, and peace.

Blue Goldstone –  like a diamond, is a good deflector of unwanted energies and is highly regarded in the spirit realm as a protection mineral. It is a nervous system stimulant and enhances transmission of healing energies from the hands, therefore it is applicable to long distance healing.

Carnelian– Resonates strongly with the sacral chakra – all about the physical, sensual and happy so you can move forward with confidence, energy and motivation. It gives you a sense of warmth and joy

Citrine –  a joyful stone with bright energy which lights up many aspects of lives of those who work with it and has energies of good fortune and good luck, though these may appear in unexpected ways.

Flourite –  rainbow colours of purple, green and white, often yellow included too) stone is a powerful protection stone and one that can often clean the energies of other crystals.  Fluorite absorbs and clears negative energy.  One of the highest in protective stone.   Helps intuition, heightens mental clarity – great for studying or working on projects.

Garnet a stone of change as it can bring order to chaos whether internal or external.  Garnet has been used to release bad karma, which can be considered a form of protection in this life.  As a root chakra stone, garnet said to be excellent for manifestation. It is used to ground one’s dreams, in reality, bringing abundance, prosperity, and realisation of those dreams.  Garnet assists on an energetic level with one’s career in building one’s self-confidence, inspiration, and creativity.

Goldstone  – like shimmering diamonds, is a good deflector of unwanted energies and is highly regarded in the spirit realm as a protection mineral. It is a nervous system stimulant and enhances transmission of healing energies from the hands, therefore it is applicable to long distance healing.

Green Spotted Jasper – balances obsessive tendencies and restores harmony to the emotional body, allowing one to gain control over thoughts. It is the ultimate sleep stone.  A protector clears negativity and assists one in grounding.  Represents the elemental nature of humanity and our connection with the components of physical reality.

Hematite helps with balancing the mind and is great for grounding and calming.  Helps with thinking clear and logical thoughts too.  Hematite decreases negativity within and around you as balances the mind, body and spirit connections.  Hematite boosts self-esteem and self-confidence.

Howlite known as the calming stone. Howlite decreases stress, and anxiety, bringing calm and relaxation in any situation. It provides confidence and support and helps us to move from a defensive state of mind to a calming and positive one.

Jade (nephrite or flower jade) – Jade is a stone of the heart and related to the heart chakra. It can attract and enhance love of all kinds. It is also considered to be great for emotional balance and stability. It is used in crystal healing for increasing self-reliance. Jade is also very helpful as a stone of abundance.

Labradorite –  calms an overactive mind and energises the imagination, bringing in new ideas. It is a wonderful crystal for returning joy and spontaneity back to one’s life. It helps eliminate the emotional drain of daily routine or being weighed down by responsibility and awakens a sense of adventure and change. Labradorite is a powerful protector of the aura, preventing energy leakage, and others from tapping into and draining your personal energy. It ensures all elemental forces are empowered and proportional to one’s system

Lapis Chrysocolla – crystal healing properties help to purify our energy fields, which increase capacity to love, which is the best medicine for healing. Chrysocolla opens the throat chakra, which boasts clear communication and self-expression by drawing negativity from the body. the crystal calms emotions so you can heal and move on with your life instead of dwelling on past mistakes. Chrysocolla calms, cleanses and re-energises all the chakras. It draws out guilt, heals heartache and increases the capacity to love.

Lapis Lazuli –  opens the third eye and balances the throat chakra. It stimulates enlightenment and enhances dream work. Lapis Lazuli will open your psychic abilities and guide you on your spiritual journey which also stimulates your spiritual and personal power. It quickly releases stress and brings a sense of deep calm and peace.   Lapis lazuli is a protective stone that contacts spirit guardians. It recognises psychic attack, blocks it and returns the energy back to its source. It will teach you the power of the spoken word, and it can reverse curses.

Larimar – cools tempers and calms fears, relieves stress and nurtures the physical and emotional bodies. It is powerful in meditation and in connecting to the Divine Feminine and helpful in releasing emotional bonds, patterns or principles that no longer serve the highest good. A stone of clear communication, it provides the strength and courage needed to speak openly from the heart

Mahogany Obsidian– has a gentle energy that will ground and protect its owner.  It is used for strength in times of need, to remove energy blocks, and give new life to purposes and goals. Healers use it to relieve pain and improve circulation

Malachite – removes negative energies and pollutants from the atmosphere and from the body. Guards against radiation and clears electromagnetic energies.  Malachite clears and activates the chakras and attunes to spiritual guidance. Works specifically to with the heart and throat chakras! It opens the heart to unconditional love. Encourages risk-taking and change, breaks unwanted ties and repeated patterns. Malachite releases inhibitions and develops empathy with others.

Moonstone– (clear, white, rainbow colours) helps create calm, when in stress.  It brings hope, enhances feminine energies, sensitivity, intuition and psychic ability.  Moonstone is a stone of protection.

Morganite –  (also known as pink beryl) –  The Stone of Divine Love’. It assists to vibrate with the power of the Divine Feminine energies. It is a potent support for women, enabling them to feel their own strength and beauty, from within.  Morganite helps remove anxiety and negative emotions. Morganite is considered a stone of lightness and spiritual growth.

Obsidian– Of all the black crystal stones, obsidian is the highest in protection energy, release of negativity from within or externally

Orange Agate – Natural – undyed and natural form and similar to carnelian.   High protection and grounding

Pink Agate – is about love, confidence and support & combined with Obsidian and Hematite you have grounding and protection.

Pink Opal – fills your aura with tranquillity and peaceful energy. It is used for emotional healing, as well as keeping your emotions in balance.  The pink opal meaning is especially beneficial for sensitive people who are in need of healing wounds of the heart.

Prehnite –  a gem of unconditional love, enhances inner knowledge, showing the path forward to spiritual growth through attunement to divine energy. Related to the heart chakra.

Purple Aventurine –  has a stabilising effect on the emotions. It is also said to bring luck, especially in games of chance.  It may benefit all areas of creativity, and imagination, as well as intellect and mental clarity. Lore says that it enhances prosperity and brings career success.

Red Agate – Can help you to feel fully grounded and physically aware and grounded.  This beautiful agate is known for its action to create a powerful shield around the body as protection.  This fiery stone has a protective energy quite unlike most other stones.

Rhodanite –  empowers one to reach their potential.  Rhodonite is highly known as an emotional healer and for bringing one back to being centred during stressful times. It is considered essential for calming emotional shock, panic and provides grounded support during the process of dealing with painful issues.

Rose Quartz – is used a lot to raise self-esteem and a strong sense of self-worth.  Rose Quartz balances emotions too, brings peace and calm – helping with stress relief and anxiety.

Ruby Zoisite – Ruby Zoisite will boost your self-confidence.  It will ground you when you’re starting to feel overcome with your mental and emotional load. It will show you how you can control your thoughts and how you can respond to everything that happens to you. Ruby Zoisite has strong life force energies that make it an effective stone for healing. It will bring whoever wears it positive and happy feelings that will fight emotional diseases like depression.  It will attract energies of prosperity and abundance, and it will help you realize your dreams sooner rather than later.

Sea Sediment Jasper – is a gemstone of stability. It is powerful protection against things that are not good for you and it eases emotional stresses. The blue & green varieties of Sea Sediment Jasper are wonderful stones for helping one find inner peace, clarity, love and compassion, helping with the alignment of the physical and “Light” bodies and is an excellent stone for emotional healing.

Sodalite – encourages being true to self and standing up for your beliefs. A stone of self-expression and confidence, Sodalite can aid in issues of self-worth, self-acceptance, and self-esteem.

Tigers Eye– This is a powerful stone that aids harmony and balance and helps you to release fear and anxiety.  Often carried as an amulet against curses or ill-wishing, and is known to give you courage, self-confidence and strength of will.

Tourmaline aids in understanding oneself and others. It promotes self-confidence and diminishes fear. Tourmaline attracts inspiration, compassion, tolerance and prosperity. It balances the right-left sides of the brain.

Translucent Quartz or Clear Quartz – universal crystal queen of all crystals as amplifies energy, it is extremely beneficial for manifesting, healing, meditation, protection, and channelling.

Turquoise is one of the oldest crystal stones available and worn by kings, shamans and warriors. It is a stone of protection and strength.

Unakite – stunning with its green and pink combined – mineral and quartz combined. Works strongly with the heart chakra. Brings calm, serenity and aids spiritual growth. It helps release any negative energy too that may be holding you back.   If you are wondering how to sleep better, this is one of the healing crystals that will assist better sleep, and will also help to relieve stress.