Sunday, September 6, 2009

Properties of Gemstones

It can be fun to pick your jewelry according to your moods; it might even help you out to wear certain stones when you're engaged in certain activities. Various gemstones are said to have metaphysical and healing properties; we don't know if that is true or not, but here's a list of a few gemstones and the properties that they are supposed to embody. Click on any photo to learn more about the featured piece.

Flourite is said to enhance spiritual energy, focus the will and balance the psyche.

Garnet is said to balance your natural energy, as well as increasing confidence and security.

Goldstone is said to be uplifting; it reduces tension and stomach problems.

Hematite is said to be a great stone for grounding. It calms and soothes, reducing stress and blood pressure.

Howlite is said to reduce stress and anxiety. It quietly soothes and calms to bring gentleness and patience.

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galadryl said...

Very nice jewelry and thank you for the explaination what "power" they have.

Bonnie said...

Great information. Thanks Cindy.

The Family Jewels said...

Fabulous post Cindy!!! Thanks for including my flourite necklace! :0)

Barb Macy said...

Flourite is one of my favorites! I just wish it were a little more durable! Gorgeous stuff!