The Beginner's Guide to All Things Crystals
This crystal is known as the “Gentle Healer.” It carries a peaceful yet unwavering frequency that brings order to chaos, and scattered energy into stillness. When held on the throat or heart, green fluorite is known to expel all negative energy and re-charge your environment. This crystal is also known as the “most colorful mineral in the world” due to its large spectrum of hues including yellow, blue, green, purple, red, and white.
Rose Quartz lights up our Instagram feed and is a gorgeous addition to any home. However, it has healing benefits beyond being just aesthetically pleasing. The stone has a light pink hue, is a member of the quartz family, and is made up of silicon dioxide. The crystal carries a soft feminine energy of compassion and peace, tenderness and healing, and nourishment and comfort. It is also known to speak directly to the Heart Chakra, dissolving emotional wounds, fears and resentments.
Clear quartz stones have been cherished for generations for their translucent beauty, and comes in all shapes and size. Clear quartz and have also believed to be actual living things that take a breath only once each 100 years, making this an enchanted crystal. Clear quartz is known for awakening those who are not yet spiritually awake and invigorating one’s energy in the physical body. It’s called the “Master Healer” for a reason.
With its vibrant purple hue, amethyst is a crystal with many healing properties. Found in Mexico, Africa, Brazil, and Russia, amethyst is considered a sacred stone and can come in many shapes and textures. Many use the amethyst crystal to purify their mind, and manifest abundance.
Known as the “Destiny Maker,” moonstone has a milky appearance that holds a direct channel to the moon’s energy. This crystal is also connected to the female energy by enhancing fertility and sensuality. When meditating with a moonstone crystal, always place the crystal over your heart chakra, as this stone releases love and energy into the body.
Black tourmaline is known as “The Protector” of all of the crystals. For many centuries, many have used this crystal as a form of protection against both negative energy and natural pollutants. Additionally, this crystal has also been known to soothe anxiety, treat motion sickness, and strengthen one’s sense of smell.