Everything you need to know about the healing properties of various gemstones
For a longer period of time it has been thought that gemstone posses the healing properties against mental or physical complaints. Below we have listed all the effects of the different gemstones for you.
The color of the gemstone
Green is good for the liver and makes the hart stronger.
Blue is good for the kidneys, it works relaxing en reduces anxiety problems.
Violet strengthens the lungs and brain function. The color also works liberating.
Red is good for circulation and strengthens the feelings.
Orange makes you happy! In addition to this, this color is good for blood circulation and the metabolism.
Yellow is a cheerful color and stimulates creativity. The color yellow also has a positive influence on your immune system.
Black works as a pain reliever en it enhances the mental resistance.
White enhances the currant mood of an individual.
Substances present in gemstones
Aluminium: Aluminium makes you feel stronger and less exhausted it is also good against dizziness. In addition, it is good for your nerve system and stimulates the pancreas, liver and kidneys. Tourmaline, sodalite, obsidian, turquoise, moonstone and sapphire contain aluminium.
Iron: Iron is strengthening, it stimulates willpower and is good to stop bleeding. It also resolves anaemia and for example paleness. Hematite, Obsidian and Red Jasper contain iron.
Lime: Lime gives resistance and strengthens the bones. In addition, lime is good for pent-up emotions. The stone Calcite contains lime.
Silica: Silica is the main ingredient of almost all the gemstones. This material is good for swollen glands, open wounds and perspiration. In addition, the substance gives self-confidence, energy, and it makes you less impatient. Rhinestone entirely made out of silica, but it is also found in Aventurine, Garnet, Onyx, Sodalite and Aquamarine
Copper: Copper assists in the expulsion of uric acid. As a result of this the joints are more flexible and is therefore particularly suitable for rheumatic diseases. It is also good against liver disorders and the flu. Turquoise, Malachite, Pyrite and Lapis lazuli contain copper.
Magnesium: Magnesium helps relieve cramps, digestive problems and helps with the fluid balance. Peridot contains magnesium.
Manganese: Manganese helps with a bad memory. Rhodolite, Amethyst, Rose Quartz and Moss Agate contain Manganese.
Titan: Titan helps against skin disorders and has a big influence on the mind (good for meditation). Amethyst, Citrin, Rose Quartz and Tiger Eye contain Titan.
Chromium: Chromium brings balance in the water management. It is also good for sleeping problems. The stone Jade contains chromium.
Calcium: Calcium is good for the bones and teeth. Lapis Lazuli and Sunstone contain calcium.
Potassium: Potassium has an influence on obesity and fluid retention. Amazonite contains potassium.
Fluorine: Fluorine is good for the thyroid and teeth. In addition, it also works against varicose veins, and in the healing of wounds. Fluorite contains fluorine.