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Lucky, Powerful Magic Gemstones for Health

Updated on June 21, 2011

Different Types of Gems For Healing

Historically, agate was placed in water for drinking or cooking to dispel sickness. It is an excellent stone for harmonising and rebalancing body, mind and spirit. Agate heals the stomach, eyes and uterus. It cleanses the pancreas and the lymphatic system, heals skin disorders and strengthens blood vessels.

Botswana agate is beneficial to smokers who want to quit smoking. It helps your body to assimilate oxygen. It also aids depression. Bull Eye agate treats disorders of the reproductive system. It stimulates regenerative properties and aids in the treatment of growth.

Alexandrite is told to be useful to help treat ailments of the spleen, swollen lymph nodes and pancreatic disorders. It also used in the treatment of afflictions occurring with leukemia.

Amber, as a powerful chakra healer and cleanser, it has the power to draw disease out of our body. It treats the throat, spleen, stomach, bladder, gallbladder, kidney and liver. It strengthens the mucus membranes and alleviates joint problems. As an elixir and for wound healing, amber is an excellent natural antibiotic.

Amethyst can help get rid of addictions (drugs, alcohol, smoking etc). It is useful for treating headaches, insomnia, diabetes, pain relief, arthritis, circulatory system issues, chronic fatigue, endocrine system problems, immune system deficiencies, fibromyalgia, asthma, pregnancy, phobias and preventing miscarriage, PMS and menopause.

Aquamarine has been used for healing GERD, the endocrine system, chronic fatigue, eyes, headaches, fluid retention, intestinal disorders, phobias, the nervous system and teeth or gums.

Bloodstone is used to treat anemia, kidney and liver disorders, bladder disorder, and almost all disorders of the blood. It assists in childbirth, detoxify the liver, treat the spleen, clear the intestines and regulate blood flow and circulation. The stone also assists the body in activation of the immune system to neutralize toxins and reduce infections. It counteracts the formation of pus.

Chalcedony improves mineral assimilation and combats mineral buildup in veins. It increases physical energy. Lessens the effects of dementia and senility. Heals the eyes, bones, gallbladder, spleen, blood and circulatory system.

Diamond reduces fever, helps with skin diseases, fight infections, reduces physical tiredness and invigorates metabolism. In the East, diamond is used as heart tonifier. It also used as a poison remedy.

Emerald helps to treat fever, illness of liver, inflammations, diabetes. It was believed to be useful against skin diseases, epilepsy as well as diseases of urinal-genital system of women. This stone also helps to relax our eyes due to its gentle green color. It is said that just by looking at this gem before going to sleep could prevent insomnia. Emerald has a beneficial effect on heart and immune system.

Garnet is known as the stone of health. Lore tells that this stone can heal the lungs, blood and heart. Garnet is associated with the thyroid and spleen. Garnet stimulates the metabolism and regenerates the body. It treats disorders of the spine and spinal fluid, cellular structure and composition. Garnet boosts the immune system and energy levels. It also purifies the lungs, heart, blood and regenerates DNA.

Jade aids the body’s filtration and elimination organs. It removes toxins, rebinds skeletal and cellular systems. Jade is excellent for treating kidney problems and adrenal glands. It assists fertility and childbirth. Jade balances body fluids.

Lapis Lazuli improves blood circulation (if worn on the hand) and improves sleep. Placed on a sore spot, it will help to reduce pressure and pain. It strengthens ability to concentrate. It boosts activity of the thyroid gland, helps in pregnancy, improves physical strength, treats radiculitis, insomnia and asthma. Lapis lazuli extract is useful for eye’s diseases. When you mix lapis lazuli powder with honey and juice from pomegranate leaves, it is useful to treat ulcers and eczema. Crushed and milled into fine powder it will heal scorpion bites and wounds.

Malachite balances mood swings and heals cramps. Boosts the immune and nervous systems. It facilitates labor and alleviates menstrual disorders. Malachite lowers blood pressure, treats arthritis, fractures, epilepsy, growths, swollen joints, travel sickness, tumors, vertigo, the optic nerve, spleen, pancreas and the parathyroid. It stimulates the liver to release toxins. Malachite aligns DNA and enhances the immune system.

Moonstone helps to fight renal colic, eilepsy, a chronic jaundice, depression, hormonal disorders and endocrine system diseases. It improves circulation of lymph in lymphatic vessels. Moonstone has a beneficial influence on stomach activity, as well as pancreas, spleen and hypophysis. Mounted in silver, moonstone is especially helpful against nervous diseases, dropsy and tuberculosis. Moonstone was also prescribed against insomnia. Placed under your pillow is said to bring a deep relaxing sleep. It makes dreams pure, bright and very easy to remember. Moonstone also treats somnambulism.

Obsidian aids the digestion and detoxifies. It also reduces arthritis pain, cramps and joint problems. Warms the extremities.

Onyx treats disorders of the bones, bone marrow and blood. Onyx is also beneficial for teeth and the feet.

Opal helps against heart diseases, guards against melancholy, restores visual acuity, calm nerves, normalizes functioning of epiphysis and hypophysis.

Pearl treats digestive disorders and the soft organs of our body. It increases fertility and eases childbirth. Pearl relieves conditions of bloating and biliousness.

Peridot strengthens the immune system, metabolism and benefits our skin. It aids disorders of the heart, lungs, thymus, gallbladder, spleen and intestinal tract. It balances bipolar disorders and overcomes hypochondria. Peridot also treats ulcer and strengthens eyes.

Quartz stimulates the immune system and brings the body into balance. Quartz is reputed to be particularly effective for arthritis, chronic fatigue, bone injuries, fibromyalgia, depression and intestinal troubles.

Ruby detoxifies the body, blood and lymphatic system. It stimulates the adrenals, kidneys, spleen and reproductive organs. Ruby treats fever, restricted blood flow and infectious disease.

Sapphire treats blood disorders, strengthening the walls of the veins and combatting excessive bleeding. It is used for cellular disorders, calms overactive body systems and regulates the glands.

Tiger Eye treats eyes, reproductive organs and throat. It releases toxins and alleviates pain. Tiger eye is also helpful in strengthening the alignment of the spinal column and repairing broken bones.

Topaz aids digestion and combat eating disorders such as bulimia and anorexia. Fortifies the nerves and stimulates the metabolism.

Tourmaline is said to balance he right-left sides of the brain. It also helps treat paranoia, improves hand-eye coordination and overcomes dyslexia. It releases tension, making the stone helpful for spinal adjustments.

Turquoise aids in the absorption of nutrients, stimulates the regeneration of tissue, enhances the immune system and heals the whole body. It purifies lungs, heals the eyes include cataracts and soothes and clears sore throats. Turquoise contains anti-inflammatory and detoxifying effects, and alleviates cramps and pain. It neutralizes overacidity, benefits rheumatism, stomach problems, gout and viral infections.


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