There are a number of different types of crystals, each filled with their own healing abilities for the mind, body, and soul. They are thought to promote the flow of good energy and help rid the body and mind of negative energy for physical and emotional benefits. Historically, crystals are touted as ancient forms of medicine, with philosophies borrowed from Hinduism and Buddhism. However, it’s important to know that there’s no scientific evidence to support the use of crystals. Despite this, people are still drawn to their colors and beauty.
Crystals with specific stones are said to help to relieve specific ailments such as anxiety, depression and insomnia, or more physical ailments such as digestive problems. Amethyst rids negative energy within a room, and also keeps “energy vampires” out of your personal space. Rose Quartz is said to help restore trust and harmony in all different kinds of relationships while improving their close connections. It’s also claimed to help provide comfort and calm during times of grief. Tigers Eye is said to help rid your mind and body of fear, anxiety, and self-doubt. Tiger’s eye is also said to help guide you to harmony and balance to help you make clear, conscious decisions. Citrine helps to release negative traits from your life like fear, and in turn help encourage optimism, warmth, motivation, and clarity. It is also claimed to enhance mindful qualities, like creativity and concentration.