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A Small Guide to Crystals

    Crystals have many different kinds of healing benefits spiritually and some believe they help physically as well. All crystals have different magical and healing properties and no two are exactly the same. I will be going over some crystal types and their magical properties.

1. Quartz
    Quartz may be one of the most well known crystals and it has many different variations.
    There’s rose quartz, citrine, amethyst, smokey quartz, milky quartz, and rainbow quartz to name a few. I’ll be going over the properties of a few of my favorites.

    Citrine may aid in: Happiness, Prosperity, Generosity, Creativity, Pleasure, Protection, Strength, Alignment, Confidence, Stability, Moderation, Energy, Comfort, Success, Truth, Goodness, Warmth, Digestion, Assimilation, Enjoyment of life, and spiritual growth. Citrine is a very good all around stone for happiness and a good quality of life

    Rose quartz helps with Unconditional love, Self-love, Mother love, Caring, Kindness, Friendship, Romantic love, and platonic love. Rose quartz is very helpful in times of your life when you feel your own self love, friendships, partnerships are in turmoil.

    Amethyst aids in Increasing nobility, Spiritual awareness, Psychic abilities, Inner peace and healing, Healing of body, mind & soul, Positive transformation, Meditation, Balance, Relieves stress, and communication. Amethyst is a great protection stone, protecting it’s wearer from physical and mental harm. It relieves anxiety, stabilizes mood swings and dissolves anxiety.

    Smokey quartz is great for Serenity, Calmness, Positive thoughts, Calming fear, Lifting depression, Stability, Practicality, Intuition, and pride. Smokey quartz neutralizes negative energy which makes for a more positive experience in life overall.

    Clear quartz helps with Harmony, Energy, Healing, Psychic abilities, Clarity, and calmness. Clear quartz is a great staple crystal for your collection.

2. Jasper
    This stone is believed to help with deep relaxation, de-stressing, meditation, tranquility, joy, unconditional love, releasing negative feeling, communicating positively, and mindful expansion.

Known as a great grounding stone, it lifts disillusionment, clarifies your strengths and weaknesses. It creates a sense of fun in your life and increases loyalty in relationships.

    This crystal brings wholeness and healing to your life, intensifies and lightens the feeling of well-being, raises confidence, relieves fear, frustration and guilt.

    Brings stability, balance, comfort, helps you learn from past experiences, stimulates creative visualisation,gives you insight into hidden feelings and helps bring them to the surface.

3. Moonstone

    Encourages happiness, healing, good fortune, nurturing, unselfishness, love, hope, spiritual insight, and abundance. Moonstone is a stone for new beginnings of inner growth and strength. Soothing emotional instability and stress. Promotes inspiration, success.

4. Onyx
    Aids in strength, wisdom, decision making, happiness, good fortune, permanence, vigor, self-control and self-confidence.