Egret Jewellery | Guide to healing Crystals | Gemstones
Amethyst has great healing powers to help with all manner of physical ailments, emotional issues, and in Energy Healing and Chakra balancing. Amethyst is used in the curing of nightmares and insomnia and for balancing the crown chakra.
It Is a fantastically versatile stone that can stimulate and soothe the mind all at the same time.
Onyx is perfect for soothing the stress of everyday life because it works to bring harmony to the work-life balance with its grounding effects that make you feel safe and anchors you to the earth. It was used to protect and strengthen warriors in battle by carvings on swords and shields. is perhaps the best talisman of Strength and Self-mastery on the planet? This stone connects to the body, to belonging to the earth and family, and putting down roots
Rose Quartz is the stone of universal love. It restores trust and harmony in relationships, encouraging unconditional love. Rose Quartz purifies and opens the heart at all levels to promote love, self-love, friendship, deep inner healing and feelings of peace.
It is also used to increase fertility.
Malachite is a stone of transformation, and it stimulates the heart and throat chakras. It clarifies emotions and increases the processing and release of past negative experiences. Malachite provides a balancing force and encourages intuitive powers. It is also a cleansing crystal, protecting against negative forces.
Warming, energising and highly creative. Citrine is a happy, generous stone and has the power to impart joy to all who behold it. Gloom and negativity have no place around Citrine.
Citrine is also a stone of abundance, it teaches how to manifest and attract wealth, prosperity and success. It will help you develop a positive attitude and to look forward optimistically, going with the flow instead of hanging onto the past.
Jade gives you the wisdom to be able to see past self-imposed limitations and helps you shed that outdated can't-win-don't-try attitude. Incorporate Jade into your daily meditation and have the courage to discover your divine inner truth while discarding any negative patterns holding you back from your full potential.
Tiger's eye helps you move forward without fear or anxiety holding you back, it is known for stoking the fires of passion deep within side of you. If you're feeling creatively stuck or spiritually adrift, Tiger’s Eye serves as your spiritual compass that guides you towards the light, helping you harness the powers of the universe in whatever you set out to do
Healing properties for Peacock Ore. Peacock Ore is a stone of happiness and joy, it is said to turn you in positive directions, and help channel happiness to others; generally, a stone of positivity & up-liftment.
Turquoise is one of the oldest protection amulets, and was also known as a symbol of wealth in many ancient cultures. Strength, protection from harm, psychic sensitivity and connection to the spirit world. It is considered to be a bridge between Heaven/Sky and Earth, grounding us while still remaining open to Spirit. Many Native American cultures believe Turquoise helps to connect the mind to the infinite possibilities of the Universe. Turquoise is a symbol of friendship and stimulates romantic love. Turquoise is a purification stone; it dispels negative energy and can be worn to protect against outside influences.
Protection, healing, and calming. Agate enhances creativity and strengthens the intellect, making it a beneficial stone for both students and artists. It is also known as a good luck stone. Energetically, it is considered to give strength in both battle and physically.
Jasper, solid and earthy in form has a gentle warmth that seems to resonate form the soil itself. It comes in many colours form a deep green of an oak tree to an orange seemingly from the desert sands at sunset. Jasper’s energy is almost primal in the way it echoes with each of us, its strength is slow and steady, like the growing of trees. Jasper enables us to be present in the now, to really feel grounded which in turn helps to keep our feet firmly on the floor. Jasper encourages time to reflect, be at one with nature and really see what is right in front of us. They are nurturers; bringing grounding and stability, making you feel comfortable and secure which enables us to connect better to all living things. Jasper has a strong association to the Earth’s energy, it is the spirit stone of courage and wisdom whilst bringing strength to those who utilise it.
Howlite is predominantly a calming stone. It will aid in sleeping, calming the overactive mind, eases insomnia, dreaming, dream retention and stress relief. Physically, it calms the whole body and releases muscle tension. It eliminates pain brought about by stress.
Stimulates wisdom and good judgment in the practical world. Lapis Lazuli is a powerful crystal for activating the higher mind and enhancing intellectual ability. It stimulates the desire for knowledge, truth and understanding, and aids the process of learning. It is excellent for enhancing memory.
LAVA ROCK is easily the oldest and most abundant stone in the world. It literally comes from the CORE of the EARTH -fiery brimstone that bubbles to the surface and cools. Once the stone is cool, it becomes porous and black.
LAVA stones carry energetic qualities and have been used for their healing properties.
Druzy is believed to be associated with peace, tranquillity, patience, intuition, and unconditional love. They amplify the body’s natural healing properties and strengthen the spirit. They also provide the balance necessary to avoid depression or unnatural feelings of fear or dread. Druzies open blocked energy and assist its wearer in finding his or her own inner light. The stones healing properties strengthen the circulatory and immune systems, and purifies the reproductive system. Druzies can also be useful for preventing infection.
Amazonite tempers aggression, tames the irrational, and stills the disquiet. It provides harmony and balance.
Called the Stone of Courage and the Stone of Truth, Amazonite empowers one to search the self and discover one’s own truths and integrity. Amazonite soothes the chakras and aligns the physical body to the etheric. It is particularly rejuvenating to the Heart and Throat Chakras. Amazonite assists in communicating one’s true thoughts and feelings without over-emotionalism. It also enables one to see a problem from another’s point of view in order to affect peace. As a support stone, Amazonite aids in overcoming loneliness, and has been credited with making married life happier
Pearls help to bring centring, calming reflection, as well as attune the wearer to the ebb and flow of life. They give purity, promote faith, charity and integrity. Due to its watery and lunar elements, they have a balancing effect on emotions. Spiritually, pearl soothes and heals the negativity and struggles in your life by surrounding negative energy with Light.
Garnet is known for its ability to release the wearer’s creative energy. it is often used by gifted people to help remove blocks in imagination/creativity & harness hidden strengths. Garnet helps to ground the spirit and allow us to work lovingly on the physical plane whilst encouraging us to feel connected to the Earth and to be present in the moment. The stone itself symbolises physical love and is used to strengthen that devotion between partners whilst improving sexual energies. It is a sensual stone and represents primal fire along with intense feelings.
Garnet works to balance the mind and emotions by neutralising negative thoughts that have manifested in the body. It helps us to achieve a higher path of abundance and strength through positive thoughts.
Meditating with garnet connects us with the abundant universal energies and leads to a higher expression of love & gratitude.
Garnet is a protection stone, it works to keep us safe and connect to a strength inside ourselves. It is known for its healing, purifying and loving properties.
Clear 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. Clear Quartz draws off negative energy of all kinds, neutralising background radiation. It balances and revitalises the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual planes.
Aura Quartz has a shimmering iridescence of metallic, rainbow-like gleam. Though the stones are artificially enhanced it is widely believed that the two elements bond to form as one and the wearer gains healing properties from both elements.
By electronically bonding the precious metals onto the surface of the natural Quartz crystal you create a permanent blending of the two original elements as well as forming a brand-new set of energies to aid in healing.
Aura Quartz crystals have been around since the 1980’s and are valued for their ability to expand the consciousness of the wearer. Due to their high vibrations, they are also prized for their gift to heal the physical and spiritual body. Though most practitioners prefer natural, untreated stones for their metaphysical work, many consider Aura Quartz with its pure components and synergistic energies, to be the exception to the rule.
Sodalite properties are deeply connected to the heart, which is also a big part of sodalite meaning. This connection with the heart imparts a calming effect that makes it easier to attain inner peace. The calming effect facilitates logical thinking, which ties into sodalite meaning
Hematite helps to absorb negative energy and calms in times of stress or worry. Hematite is a very protective stone and is great to carry to help you stay grounded in many situations. Hematite is also good for working with the Root Chakra, helping to transform negative energies into a more positive vibration.
Tibetan Dzi Agate
The Tibetan word Dzi translates into “Shine, bright, clearness and splendor” and it is easy to see why. With its striking snake skin like appearance of blue and black waves the Dzi Agate stone is clearly one of a kind.
The Dzi stone protects the wearer from negative energies. One thing to remember concerning these curious little stones is this, a Dzi stone may repel things, but it also can store them. When a negativism comes at you, your stone may block it or absorb it. They can also give very positive energies to you, while absorbing a bit of your energy in the process. In other words, a bit of them goes into you and a bit of you will go into them. They are said to be a great defender against accidents and can be worn as a protection amulet. They are a wonderful stone to attract wealth and prosperity, love, happiness and wisdom.
Dalmatian jasper is a stone that lessens or removes disillusionment. It helps one to see their strengths and weaknesses, and encourages grounding both with the Earth and in reality. Dalmatian Jasper increases loyalty and is beneficial for long term relationships. It brings a sense of fun to one's life
Goldstone encourages a positive attitude, it is an uplifting stone, Goldstone is said to promote vitality, and help to lift anxious people to a happier mindset. Goldstone's sparkle comes from flecks of copper set in glass. The colour red is always associated with the root chakra.
Aventurine is an excellent prosperity talisman, it channels abundance and brings good luck in money and matters of the heart. It can assist you into getting in touch with your ability to give selfless love, seek truth and share prosperity.
This stone can help to balance the emotions, soothing anxiety and stress and is one of the best stones to use for centring and meditation during times of acute stress and distraction.
Aventurine reinforces leadership qualities and decisiveness. It encourages perseverance and stabilises one’s state of mind, stimulates perception and enhances creativity.
Aquamarine embodies all things connected with the sea. It arouses the purity of the clear blue waters in which it represents. It embodies both the exhilaration and relaxation of the sea. It is a calming, cleansing and soothing stone, like the turquoise waters on a still day; it inspires all that is beautiful about a clear mind. It is a stone that encourages trust, truth and letting go. Aquamarine was believed to have been the treasure of the mermaids and it was used by sailors as a talisman for good luck and protection from the sea.
Because of its reflective properties, it is said to become a mirror, reflecting your true identity and helping to guide you in finding your true purpose in life.
Like the unexpected fire of a sunset, or the first flash of autumn brilliance, Carnelian captivates. Its bold energy brings a rush of warmth and joy that lingers; stimulating and empowering the wearer. Known as a stone of motivation and endurance, leadership and courage, Carnelians have protected and inspired throughout history.
Opals are said to have the power to steal the breath away from anyone who beholds them. Despite the superstition the opal had in its chequered past, it has been redeemed in the 20th century and is today an absolute favourite gemstone. Opals are used to absorb and reflect light and in doing so can also be a wonderful aid to absorb thought and feelings. An opal has a unique power of being able to bring out its wearer’s traits, good or bad, and bring hidden characteristics and desires to the surface. The opal is an intensive stone, it is seductive and exaggerates emotional states whilst releasing inhibitions. Opals can also be used to enhance memory, imagination and creativity because of their ability to bring down our barriers. It has the power to ignite passion and has strong associations with healing and love.
A stone for “new beginnings”, Moonstone is a stone of inner growth and strength. It soothes emotional instability and stress, and stabilises the emotions, providing calmness. Moonstone enhances intuition, promotes inspiration, success and good fortune in love and business matters.
Fluorite is one of the most collectible and highly sought-after crystals in the world, its remarkable structures are at times, almost too perfect to believe. It is an extraordinary creation of Nature, beautiful, luminous, soft and glassy it carries a calm, stable frequency that brings order to chaos. Fluorite supports spirituality and thought whilst encouraging focus and concentration. It is an excellent crystal for focused meditation and boosts one’s intuitive abilities.
A stone of transformation, Labradorite is a useful companion through change, imparting strength and perseverance. It balances and protects the aura, raises consciousness and grounds spiritual energies. Excellent for strengthening intuition - promoting psychic abilities.
Apatite is a dual-action stone, known for its positive use of personal power to achieve goals. It clears away confusion, apathy or negativity, then, stimulates the intellect to expand knowledge and truth, which may be used for personal growth or for the collective good. It is a Stone of Manifestation, promoting a humanitarian outlook and service to others.