Category: Gemstone Properties

Through their individual properties and the additional properties of their colours, these stones can be beneficial to our physical, mental, spiritual and psychological health.

Caring for you Turquoise Natural Turquoise is a porous stone so please treat with care Natural Turquoise is a phosphate mineral with a MOHS hardness which ranges from 4.5 to 6 and as such is easily damaged by hair and body cosmetics, even the oils from the skin can damage the stones surface.  To protect…

Deep Magenta The metaphysical properties of these colours Other information is similar to Magenta but deeper in nature both for potential and for the lessons to be addressed. “Divine love, Love from above, Love merged in service, Awakening, Deeply Caring, Love in the little things, Gentle, Dedicated, Compassionate, Instinctively know what others need – these…

Caring for your Opals Solid Opal is a soft stone so please treat gently to avoid damaging it Don’t wear your opals when gardening or moving heavy items where it may get banged or in extreme temperatures. Most precious opals contain about 5-6% water, therefore, an opal may crack if subjected to very dry conditions…

Caring for your Pearls Regular cleaning should keep your Pearls looking luminous While the natural oils from your skin can improve Pearl’s sheen, they can also damage or discolour the silk thread, therefore wipe each Pearl and the silk strand gently after each use with a dedicated jewellery cloth, or suitable soft fabric such as…

Diamond This is a stone that bonds relationships and enhances love. Diamond brings longevity, particularly to relationships, balance, clarity and abundance. It can amplify one’s thoughts, strengths, and weaknesses. It gives one who wears or carries it courage and hope. Historically, crushed diamond has been used as a cure for many ailments.  This stone in…

Emerald Emerald is a stone of love and romance. It brings and enhances joy, cleansing, clairvoyance, memory, and faith. It also benefits intuition and communication, and promotes truthfulness. Emerald is associated with the heart chakra. The above can be read in conjunction with the the metaphysical properties of the colour green, the colour of the…

Fluorite Fluorspar Fluorite is said to help rekindle sexual appetite and heighten intuitive powers and spiritual awakening. While making one aware of higher levels of reality it grounds and protects you for over-stimulation on the psychic plane. This stone comes in a wide range of colours including red, pink, orange, yellow, brown, green, blue, purple,…

Garnet Garnet is a stone of romantic love and passion. It is used in metaphysics to enhance sensuality, sexuality, and intimacy. It is said to bring positive thoughts and boosts energy, and be excellent for manifestation. It can also assist mystically with success in one’s career and building one’s self-confidence. It is also a protective…

Haematite Hematite Haematite is known as a “stone for the mind”. It brings mental organisation and is very grounding and calming. It helps with original thinking, logical thinking, and mathematics. It decreases negativity and can help balance the body/mind/spirit. Physically it has been used to keep the body cool, to decrease blood disorders, nervous problems…

Iolite Water Sapphire, Cordierite Over time, Iolite has popularly been known as Water Sapphire, although it is not a type of Sapphire at all. It is one of the best stones to use in psychic, healing, and spiritual activities. It can open one to psychic talents and expand them, and is excellent for use on…