Metal & Crystal Meanings
Crystals are known as a safe and gentle way to protect against and alleviate ailments of the body and mind. We at Oohjacquelina believe in their healing properties, but as with anything, you must be open to receiving. While they won't do all the work for you, crystals can help remind you of your intentions to stay positive and shield yourself from negative thought spirals.
Carnelian-known to calm and remove anxiety. A stabilising stone, Carnelian restores vitality and motivation, and stimulates creativity. It gives courage, promotes positive life choices, dispels apathy and motivates for success. ... Carnelian treats lower back problems, rheumatism, arthritis, neuralgia and depression.
Moonstone: Moonstone is regarded as one of the best all-round crystals for healing. It is known to bring harmony and good fortune (this also has relationship benefits. The healing benefits of moonstone include digestive and reproductive wellbeing, the elimination of toxins and fluid retention, improved skin, hair and complexion.
Rose Quartz- is known as the "master healer" and will amplify energy and thought, as well as the effect of other crystals. It absorbs, stores, releases and regulates energy, drawing off negative energy of all kinds, neutralising background radiation, including electromagnetic smog or petrochemical emanations. It balances and revitalises the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual planes. Cleanses and enhances the organs and subtle bodies and acts as a deep soul cleanser, connecting the physical dimension with the mind.
Quartz is known as the "master healer" and will amplify energy and thought, as well as the effect of other crystals. It absorbs, stores, releases and regulates energy, drawing off negative energy of all kinds, neutralizing background radiation, including electromagnetic smog or petrochemical emanations. It balances and revitalises the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual planes. Cleanses and enhances the organs and subtle bodies and acts as a deep soul cleanser, connecting the physical dimension with the mind.
Kyanite- an excellent stone for meditation and attunement. It will not retain negative vibrations or energy, therefore never requiring clearing. Kyanite aligns all chakras and subtle bodies instantly. It provides balance of yin-yang energy and dispels blockages, moving energy gently through the physical body. Kyanite has a calming effect on the whole being, bringing tranquility. It encourages psychic abilities and communication on all levels. It drives away anger, frustration, confusion and stress and helps to provide a capacity for linear and logical thought.
Turquoise-known to improve the mental state overall by increasing all of the following positive mental characteristics: serenity, creativity, empathy, positive thinking, sensitivity, intuition, happiness wisdom all of which result in a calmer state that leads to greater self-realization.
Citrine- an excellent crystal for interpersonal relationships. It smooths family or group problems, and promotes solutions and cohesiveness. Citrine stimulates the mental focus and commitment to the task at hand. Citrine is believed to enhance the intuition and the connection with the higher self. It raises one's mood and encourages happiness and laughter. Citrine can be used to clear the aura. It can stabilize the emotions and calm anger and frustration. Citrine brings intelligence, health, happiness, curiosity, confidence, and healing wisdom.
Garnet- cleanses and re-energises the chakras. It revitalises, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passion as appropriate. ... Garnet removes inhibitions and taboos. It opens the heart and bestows self-confidence. Garnet regenerates the body and stimulates the metabolism.
Freshwater Pearl- has the meaning and properties of purifying inner-body energy. It is an amulet that can clean the negative energy accumulated inside you. It is good to use when you want to reset rough feelings and thoughts. Freshwater Pearl is useful when you want to get back pure mind.
Lapis Lazuli- Unleashes the inner spiritual queen within, enhances intuition and self-truth. Quickly releases stress, bringing peace, harmony and deep inner self-knowledge. Helps the body reduce the physical stresses.
Labradorite: treats disorders of the eyes and brain, stimulates mental acuity, and relieves anxiety and stress. It regulates metabolism, balances hormones and relieves menstrual tension. Labradorite treats colds, gout, and rheumatism, lowers blood pressure, and aids in digestion. Helps hormones and PMS, fertility and female reproductive problems.
Amethyst: a powerful protection and Crown Chakra crystal, amethyst geodes or crystals placed in your home will absorb negative energy and create an air of tranquility in the space. Plus, they claim that amethysts help block electromagnetic frequencies and “geopathic stress” that can foster negativity.
Green amethyst: strengthens peace and calm, and brings generosity, growth, health, happiness, harmony, stability, and fertility. Green is the color of Nature and as such it helps relieving tensions and irritation. It symbolizes self respect and wellbeing.
Obsidian: draws out mental stress and tension. It stimulates growth on all levels, urging exploration of the unknown and opening new horizons. Brings clarity to the mind and clears confusion. Helps you to know who you truly are. Obsidian dissolves emotional blockages and ancient traumas.
Jade: useful for emotional healing. The soothing energy from jade relieves irritability while helping to eliminate negativity which supports jade meaning. The personality is stabilized through integration of body and mind.
Black Tourmaline crystal: Because of its dark coloration, this stone has a strong energy and an ability to absorb negative energy without compromising its own energy. Because it can absorb negativity, it can both protect and cleanse you and your environment.