The first historical references to the use of crystals come from ancient the Ancient Sumerians, who included crystals in magic formulas.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


Like the sun that makes you soak in a positive light, Sunstone also uplifts your spirit high to promote clarity and a sense of self-empowerment.

It aids in clearing the negative energies and allows your true self to come into the light and radiate with positivity. For those who feel hard to say no to others, Sunstone is a perfect fit for them to instill self-empowerment and independence.

It becomes your anti-depressant and boosts your confidence to discover the leader in you.

It brings growth and paves your way to your heart to fill your being with sheer joy.

Sunstone infuses worthiness and ensures that all negative energies should melt away to prepare you to welcome the radiance of infectious optimism and a can-do attitude.

This fantastic energy cleanser plays well with solar plexus and sacral chakras to enhance your creativity, free will, leadership, and sensuality.

It instills a fire in your soul to focus on your passions and realize your dreams. Libras have a natural affinity with Sunsone's fiery glow that extends them graciousness, sublime sense of idealism, and fair approach to life.

It also nurtures their leadership qualities to make them access a complete and beautiful life.

Wearing Sunstone jewelry brings warmth and radiance to your soul. You can also place this gemstone in the favorite corner of your home to welcome glorious hope and positive energy in your surroundings for you and your family.