Amethyst is a violet variety of quartz, often used as a gemstone in jewelry. It has been used for centuries for its beauty and is said to have spiritual and healing properties. We have a nice collection of amethyst for you to adorn or place in your home.
Amethyst is the birthstone for February and is typically found in shades of purple, from light lilac to deep violet. The color is caused by the presence of iron and other trace elements. Amethyst can be found in various locations around the world, including Brazil, Uruguay, and Africa.
Amethyst is widely believed to have various healing properties, particularly for physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Some of the commonly cited benefits of amethyst include:
Physical healing: Amethyst is said to help with physical ailments such as insomnia, headaches, and digestive problems.*
Emotional healing: Amethyst is believed to calm the mind, reduce stress and anxiety, and enhance self-awareness and intuition.*
Spiritual healing: Amethyst is said to enhance spiritual growth, balance the crown chakra, and provide a connection to higher states of consciousness.*
*It's worth noting that while amethyst is popularly believed to have these properties, there is no scientific evidence to support these claims. Healing properties of gemstones and crystals are considered alternative or complementary to traditional medicine and are not a substitute for medical treatment.