Gemstone Fact and Info about Healing Propperties
The artisan Lexi Butler uses a variety of semi precious gemstones in her unique creations to enhance the beauty and meaning of the individual designed pieces. You might find the info about selected gemstones entertaining, helpful or valuable. The semi precious gemstones used in various Lexi Butler Designs are listed here in alphabetical order. The information about the gemstones listed here are collected from the Internet from various trusted sources and should not be taken into consideration to treat or diagnose any deseases.
A hard stone, usually within the range of 7-9 on the Mohs Scale agates are found in all colors of the rainbow, although green and blue are quite rare. Agate is a variety of chalcedony formed from layers of quartz which usually show varicolored bands. It usually occurs as rounded nodules or veins.
Meaning of Agate
Considered a protective stone. It is believed to attract strength and offer protection from bad dreams, stress and the draining of energy. Agate is said to balance energies and awaken talents.
Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz and the most valued member of the quartz family. It must be purple to be amethyst, but it can display a range of shades including deep purple, light lilac, lavender and mauve. Top quality amethyst is a deep medium purple with rose-colored flashes. Its purple color made it a stone of royalty for many thousands of years.
Meaning of Amethyst
Calms the emotions, encourages clarity of thought, and assists in attaining wisdom. Amethyst is a stone of the mind which brings calmness and clarity. Amethyst is said to attune its wearer with intuition, feelings and values. It has long been regarded as an aid to sobriety and is useful for combating alcohol, food and other addictions. It is also thought to ease obsessive-compulsive behavior.
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