Accessorizing is good for your health
More than ever more people are buying gemstones and crystals and I am here to let you know it is not just a trend! For centuries natural healing has been practiced and only recently I feel our society is starting to realize modern medicine's "quick fix" is just not cutting it anymore.
So what are the healing benefits of wearing gemstones and crystals? Or are they just beautiful to collect?
Gemstones & Crystals have been used for thousands of years to help reduce anxiety, express sexuality and improve confidence. Each crystal has unique metaphysical properties and have therapeutic attributes that can produce powerful healing elements when worn and chose correctly.
Gemstones & Crystals work with the energy centers (chakras) in the body to remove bad energy blockages and heal the wounded body, mind, and spirit. Our energy drastically influences our health, and mental stability, and more than ever are people are yearning for a deeper connection to life.
Its not about the glitz and glam any more the healing crystals can be your solution to a healthier you, and all you need to do is incorporate them into your daily life allowing them to become your vibration and renew your energy.
Which Stone is for you?
It is so important to remember there are no rights or wrongs when taking the first steps in bettering yourself. Have fun when choosing the correct stone for yourself and if you feel drawn to a specific stone, follow your intuition because it may be something you never knew you needed.
Rose Quartz - fosters empathy, reconciliation, and forgiveness of others. Lowering stress and tension in the heart, Rose Quartz clears out anger, jealousy, and resentment of others, and allows healing of heart issues and dis-ease associated with holding on to such negative emotions. Also known as a love stone, Rose Quartz does have a high energy, but its vibe is also calming and soothing.
Ruby - warms the extremities, increase circulation and fight infection. Ruby is beneficial for male impotence as well as female infertility. It helps with per-menopause symptoms and balancing menstrual cycles. The Ruby is a powerful heart stone, opening and activating the Heart chakra. Ruby protects against the loss of heart energy, and dissolves emotional congestion
Emerald - a symbol successful love. Enhances psychic abilities, opens clairvoyance, and stimulates the use of greater mental capacity. It helps bring awareness of the unknown to conscious recognition, imparting reason and wisdom. Emerald assists in inciting activity and focus in ones actions. It strengthens memory and imparts clarity of thought. It inspires a deep inner knowing, promoting truth and discernment. Emerald treats disorders of the heart, lungs, spine and muscular system. It aids in recovery after infectious illness, helps sinuses and soothes the eyes, improving vision. It has a detoxifying effect on the liver and alleviates diabetes and rheumatism.
Diamond - a symbol of purity. The Diamond purifies and detoxifies all of the body’s systems, rebalancing the metabolism, and building up stamina, strength and treating allergies and chronic conditions. It also helps glaucoma and clears sight. Diamond effectively treats dizziness and vertigo, and benefits the brain. Counteracts poisoning.
Aquamarine - is a stone of courage. Aquamarine is helpful to sore throats, swollen glands and thyroid problems. Along with being highly protective during pregnancy, it helps to guard both mother and baby from harm. Discourages miscarriage.Boosts the immune system and alleviates overreactions, such as hayfever or allergies. Counteracts short- or long-sightedness. Sharpens intuition and opens clairvoyance and is a wonderful stone for meditation. Shields the aura and aligns the chakras.
Citrine - energizes every level of life while cleansing the chakras and opens the intuition. Energizing and recharging, Citrine also reverses degenerative disease and helps balance chemical imbalances in the body. Beneficial in the treatment of diabetes, it stimulates digestion, the spleen and pancreas. Negates kidney and bladder infections. Citrine helps eye problems, increases blood circulation, detoxifies the blood, activates the thymus and balances the thyroid. Relieves constipation and removes cellulite.
Sapphire - a symbol of wisdom. The Sapphire releases mental tension, depression, unwanted thoughts and spiritual confusion. Sapphire restores balance within the body, aligning the physical, mental and spiritual planes, bringing serenity and peace of mind. This precious stone treats blood disorders, while combatting excessive bleeding and strengthening the walls of the veins. It is used for cellular disorders, regulates the glands and calms overactive body systems.
Morganite - is a powerful, high vibrational, universal stone of unconditional love. Morganite activates and cleanses the Heart Chakra, connecting to Divine Love. This precious stone physically eases symptoms associated with chest ailments such as emphysema and asthma. It may help with heart palpitations, thyroid problems and nervous system disorders.
Jasper- a symbol of supreme nurturer. Jasper provides protection and absorbs negative energy while, enhancing tranquility and wholeness. It balances yin and yang and clears electromagnetic and environmental pollution, including radiation. It encourages honesty with one's self. Provides courage to assertively tackle problems. Aids quick-thinking and promotes organizational abilities, the bloodstone stimulates the imagination and transforms ideas into action. It supports during prolonged illness and energizes the body.
Tiger Eye - is a stone of protection. Tiger eye may also bring good luck to the wearer, it has the power to focus the mind while promoting mental clarity.The gemstone treats eyes, throat and reproductive organs, releases toxins, alleviates pain and is helpful in repairing broken bones and strengthening the alignment of the spinal column.
Lapis Lazuli - a symbol for protection that may be worn to guard against psychic attacks. Lapis Lazuli quickly releases stress, bringing harmony and deep inner self-knowledge. The stone boosts the immune system, purifies blood, lowers blood pressure, cooling and soothing areas of inflammation. It alleviates insomnia and vertigo, and overcomes depression. Lapis Lazuli benefits the respiratory tract and nervous systems and the throat vocal cords, and thyroid, cleanses organs, bone marrow and thymus.
Amethyst - is a powerful and protective stone. Amethyst boosts hormone production, tunes the endocrine system and metabolism. It strengthens the immune system, reduces pain and strengthens the body to fight against cancer. It destroys malignant tumours and aids in tissue regeneration. Cleanses the blood. Relieves physical, emotional and psychological pain or stress. Amethyst eases headaches and releases tension. It reduces bruising, swellings, injuries, and treats hearing disorders. Amethyst heals diseases of the lungs and respiratory tract, skin conditions, cellular disorders and diseases of the digestive tract.
Peridot - is a powerful cleanser and releases and neutralises toxins on all levels. Peridot strengthens the immune system, metabolism and benefits the skin. It aids disorders of the heart, thymus, lungs, gallbladder, spleen and intestinal tract. Treats ulcer and strengthens eyes. Balances bipolar disorders and overcomes hypochondria.
It is amazing to understand all the wonderful healing properties crystals and gemstones hold. I personally am naturally drawn towards Lapis Lazuli, Rose Quartz, and the Jade stone. Each stone has helped alleviate my stress and anxiety along with providing me a sense of protection and helping me connect to my inner voice. Of course I love all things that sparkle but once I learned how to match the proper stones to my current emotion and desire, I slowly started to feel the vibration resonate within and improves the energy in my body. Through times of ups and downs it is necessary to remember natural healing must become your lifestyle, allow it to guide you into harmony and internal peace and love. Gemstones & Crystals can help all of us lead healthier happier lives, now is the time to start!