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The Healing Power of Gemstones
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According to folklore and stories throughout history, many gemstones are thought to offer mystic healing to its wearer. The descriptions below provide insight into these legends. 

Amber Gemstone Amber - Thought to aid memory loss, purify the body, alleviate headaches, and address bone and heart problems, Amber is known for its stress relieving and calming properties.
Amethyst Gemstone Amethyst - Aids in the reduction of insomnia, arthritis, pain relief, and circulatory issues. Amethyst is considered the gemstone of meditation, peace, balance, courage, and inner strength.
Aquamarine Gemstone Aquamarine - Aids the liver, throat, stomach, jaw, teeth, eyes, and ears. Aquamarine is also known for releasing fear, calming nerves, and bringing mental clarity.
Citrine Gemstone Citrine - Considered the gemstone to provide greater or increased hearing, Citrine also promotes success, abundance, and clear thinking.
Garnet Gemstone Garnet - Aids blood, heart, and lungs and is known to promote romantic love, passion, sensuality, and intimacy.
Lapis Gemstone Lapis - Thought to aid in the alleviation of insomnia and depression, Lapis is also known for creating openness, truthfulness, and creativity.
Onyx Gemstone Onyx - Associated with the root chakra, Onyx brings spiritual inspiration, and control over emotions.
Pearl Gemstone Pearl - Known for its calming properties, the Pearl is said to aid purity, charity, integrity, truth, and loyalty in its wearer.
Peridot Gemstone Peridot - Healing stress in relationships, lessening anger and jealousy, and slowing aging, the Peridot promotes abundance and prosperity.
Ruby Gemstone Ruby - Aiding the emotions is the Ruby's calling card. Also known to increase integrity, devotion, and happiness.
Sapphire Gemstone Sapphire - The gemstone of creative expression and inner peace and meditation, the Sapphire also aids in personal expression and the alleviation of pain.
Topaz Gemstone Topaz - One of the most powerful gemstones, Topaz facilitates the balance of emotions and provides protection from greed.
Turquoise Gemstone Turquoise - A gemstone steeped in lore and tradition, Turquoise is a healing and balancing stone.

 

Learn more about birthstones or find an AGS-certified jeweler near you, who can help you pick the perfect piece of jewelry for your celebration.

 

 

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