Pearl: Calming and centering, they give purity and promote faith, charity, and integrity, truth and loyalty. Good for: disorders of the digestive tract and muscular systems, as well as to aid fertility and to ease childbirth.
Peridot: Particularly helpful to healers. A protective stone and powerful cleanser which helps you understand your destiny. Helps with anger, stress, tissue regeneration, skin, heart, thymus, lungs, gallbladder, spleen, digestive issues, ulcers and the eyes. Thought in ancient times to shield from evil spirits.
Petrified Wood: Good for grounding and stabilizing one's emotions, particularly useful in calming survival-based fears. It helps one be practical. It is a stone of business success. Petrified wood is a good stone for general protection. Physically, it is beneficial physically for the bones, backaches, skin and hair. Petrified wood is also used for past life regressions because of its inherent link with the past.
Pyrite: Eases depression and anxiety. It is thought to be one of the first stones in a Shaman’s bag for healing and protection. It enhances intelligence, mental stability, logic, analysis, creativity, memory, and psychic development. Pyrite is said to help remove the negativity from one’s own aura. Physically good for: blood, circulation, bones, cell formation, digestive tract, and lungs.
Quartz(Clear): Healing, cleansing, energy enhancement, protection against radiation, good for: the immune system and bringing the body into balance – a master healer for any condition and an energy amplifier. There are many variations of quartz such as citrine and amethyst which share generic properties but also have their own unique properties as well. Smoky Quartz is a good cleansing and grounding stone that promotes concern for the environment. Because it is naturally irradiated, it is beneficial for treating radiation-related illness/treatments. Helps to tolerate difficult times and alleviate suicidal thoughts. Rose Quartz represents peace and unconditional love. It is a healer of emotional pain and attracts love. An excellent stone for midlife crisis, accepting change, and restoring harmony. Good for the heart, lungs, kidneys, and circulatory system. Tourmalinated Quartz strengthens the body's energy and releases tension. Negative thoughts are turned into positive ones. Protects against radiation. Red (Hematite-included) Quartz contains properties of cleansing, harmony, clear thinking and decision making. It also helps to increase energy levels, create positive action and assist with memory recall. Aids blood circulation and strengthens red blood cells. Rutilated Quartz gives inspiration, removes negativity, clears chakra, helps immune system, blood, chronic conditions, and relieves fears and anxiety. Promotes forgiveness and acts as an antidepressant. Brings forth each person's strengths, originality, aids sleep, and in relating to others. Said to enhance creativity and to relieve depression and loneliness. Also believed to slow down the aging process and is thought to be a strong healer. Snowy Quartz: Helps with mental stress and improves mental concentration, helps you think before you speak. Some people feel that wearing this gemstone help them look at things from a child-like perspective, without preconceived and cynical notions. They become hopeful and wise. Blue Quartz: Is a soothing and calming stone, relaxing and peaceful.
Rhodonite: Restores physical energy (especially following trauma or shock). Strengthens inner ear and improves sense of hearing. Aids vitamin absorption. Increases language skills, raises self-esteem. Helps maintain loving state in every-day life by bolstering one's resolve not to give in without one having to be aggressive or non-loving.
Ruby: A protector of family and possessions, it is said to darken when danger or illness is on the way. Beneficial for sexual energy, enthusiasm, generosity, will power, contentment, power, joy, circulation, eases chronic fatigue, dynamic leadership, courage, abundance.
Ruby Fuschite: Ruby crystals are embedded inside the mineral Fuschite. This combination offers an energy that allows you to understand love at a higher level. Fuchsite used during meditation will help one to access information pertaining to health, career and general well-being. Ruby is used to stimulate the life-force, increase circulation and to energize the nervous system. Fuschite, in conjunction with other crystals helps to speed up physical or emotional healing. It can return one to a state of wellbeing after an emotional confrontation. It also helps emotions travel from an unconscious to a conscious level and takes them further to psychic and intuitive awareness. It can also activate a lighthearted spirit and a feeling of compassion.
Ruby Zoisite: This crystal puts ruby's passionate energy into the stabilizing ground of zoisite. It helps us to manifest our dreams. Ruby Zoisite is an energy amplification stone that can energize the entire field of one's body. It is used for psychic ability and empowerment, as well as altered states of consciousness. Ruby Zoisite stimulates the crown chakra. Physically, it is beneficial for heart disorders, and physical vitality.
Sapphire: Traditionally worn on the right side of the body. Also thought to frighten away evil and known as the "wisdom stone". Beneficial for overcoming depression, self discipline, meditation, love, peace of mind, serenity, cellular healing, eyes and blood disorders.
Selenite: Beneficial for judgment, insight, flexibility, protects against free radicals. The name derives from the Greek moon goddess Selene, meaning “moonlike glow”. It is said to ensure a peaceful atmosphere when a large piece in placed in the house. Said to be useful for scrying, and seeing the past or the future. Calms and clears the mind, useful in meditation.
Silver: Cleansing, soothing, psychic ability, balance, clarity, stress relief. (Yup, another non-gemstone in the gemstone list :) ).
Sodalite: Clears the mind, stress relief, peace, harmony, wisdom relaxation, insight, self-acceptance, rational thought, objectivity, good for: radiation damage, immune system. (I love this stone, it's a beautiful cobalt blue.) Good for positive group work and clearing electromagnetic pollution. Clearing confusion, sodalite allows you to stand up for what you believe in and put your ideals into practice.
Tiger’s Eye: Restores energy, truth, and understanding, allows recognition of own faults, eases breathing difficulties, emotional balance, supports integrity and assists in accomplishing goals. Was used by Roman soldiers to protect them in battle.
Topaz: True love, success in endeavors, understanding of interrelationships, expression of ideas, trust, health, personal expansion and growth. Topaz has always been associated with compassion and communication. The gemstone of choice to wear when you need to build bridges between yourself and other people. Removes stagnant energy to help facilitate transitions.
Tourmaline: Weight loss, creativity, attracting love, meditation, grounding, success, protection, detoxification, self-understanding, excellent electricity conductor. Tourmaline is thought to bring favor from the Muses and is sometimes considered lucky for artists, writers and other persons pursuing creative careers. Black Tourmaline is said to absorb and give protection against negativity from both people and electrical & magnetic fields. It is also said to sharpen one's wits, enhance vitality and give emotional stability. Blue Tourmaline is said to enhance one's communication skills, intuition and spiritual perspective. Green Tourmaline is said to give success, prosperity and peaceful sleep. Pink/Red/Purple Tourmaline is said to inspire love, spirituality and creativity, and to give wisdom and enhance one's willpower. Watermelon Tourmaline is said to be very effective in helping one to recover from emotional problems. Also all the properties of pink & green tourmalines. The watermelon tourmaline is a rare variety of tourmaline that displays different colors in the same crystal - green (the skin of the watermelon), pink (the sweet fruit) and sometimes even white (the rind). The colors of the watermelon tourmaline occur 100% naturally. This is a rare occurrence in nature. Healing properties: Attract love, balance the male and female energies within yourself, remove imbalances (and guilt) caused by conflicts and confusions. The green part feeds your life force, while the pink soothes and harmonizes.
Turquoise: Recommended for healers, those involved in negotiations, optometrists, veterinarians, and those who rely on communications skills. Friendship, communication, creativity, serenity, spiritual bonding; protects and detoxes from alcohol, poison, pollution, x-ray/sun radiation. Absorbs negativity and brings wisdom. Helps with anorexia, headaches, fear, throat, lungs, asthma, infections, immune system, teeth, TMJ, hearing, high blood pressure and depression – although it is said to be a good general healer for all conditions. Tunes into the energies of the person and transmits them back into the world. Can also help you get more in tune with others. A popular stone with creative problem solvers. It is said that turquoise will grow pale on a sickly person and recover its color when returned to a healthy person. Helps to make our desires clear to us and then expressing them to others.
Unakite (Epidote): Can be used to draw off negative energy and blockage from the Heart Chakra. Said to lift your spirits when you are feeling down - this is the gemstone to help you to see the beauty in life. It is also used to uncover deception. Used in magic spell casting, unakite will give the user a more confident control of any spell, and the user will find things that have been lost.It is used to stimulate the immune system, aid digestion, support all healing, and stop panic attacks. It has a tendency to increase anything it touches, whether the thing it touches is energy or a material object. Unakite is named after the Unicoi mountain range and is said to be the state stone of both Virginia and South Carolina.
Zoisite: Boosts the attraction level of the wearer and creativity, good for people in the entertainment field. Enhances personal magnetism and gives confidence. Good for the fingers, the heart, and helps increase fertility. It is a healing stone and is said to bring energy.