The first historical references to the use of crystals come from ancient the Ancient Sumerians, who included crystals in magic formulas. The Ancient Egyptians used lapis lazuli, turquoise, carnelian, emerald and clear quartz in their jewellery. They also carved grave amulets of the same gems. The Ancient Egyptians used stones primarily for protection and health

Although no longer in use medicinally, gemstones continued to hold meaning. Until recently, jet was popularly worn by those in mourning, and garnet was often worn in times of war. There is a tradition in a local family here in southwest England: every female descendent wears an antique moonstone necklace for her wedding, which has been in the family for generations. It was only recently that one family member realised this was a fertility symbol.

In the 1980s, with the advent of the New Age culture, the use of crystals and gemstones began to re-emerge as a healing method. Much of the practise was drawn from old traditions, with more information gained by experimentation and channelling


Famous for its calming energies, another name for this precious gem is the stone of courage. Aquamarine has a natural affinity with sensitive people. Brimming with fantastic healing properties, it brings optimal wellness to each corner of your body.

For those who fear speaking, this is well-suited to them because wearing Aquamarine relaxes your nerves to speak with confidence and conviction. It makes the speaker aware of his truth, beliefs, wisdom, and feelings while expressing them flawlessly.

Being the stone of justice, this rare gem sharpens your intuition and opens clairvoyance. Aquamarine's link with the throat chakra helps improve communication skills and build a connection to our higher consciousness.

Aquamarine is a fantastic gem to work with during meditation. Its kind energy evokes feelings of compassion to cultivate kindness. Wearing or keeping Aquamarine with you helps uncover the truth without being judgmental.

It helps get rid of harmful life patterns to live a happier and fuller life. It is a birthstone for Libras and Pisces. It brings the added sincerity, love, patience, forgiveness, and trust to its wearer. While stabilizing the emotional energy of Pisceans, Aquamarine becomes the medicine for their soul.

If you want to plunge into your inner hotness and cool it down to find great refreshments in its depths, wear this gemstone jewelry or keep it at your home or office. It will keep you soft, soothed, and feel cleansed from head to toe.