Are you feeling a little under the weather lately? In need of some spiritual and emotional rejuvenation? Well, let me introduce you to the stunning and mystical aquamarine crystal!
Aquamarine, with its shimmering blue-green color, is not only a beautiful gemstone, but it also holds powerful healing properties that can bring balance and peace to your life. This crystal has a long history of being associated with the sea, making it a symbol of calm and serenity.
What is Aquamarine?
Aquamarine is a mineral and a variety of the mineral species beryl. It is known for its beautiful blue-green colour and is often used as a gemstone in jewellery making. The name "aquamarine" comes from the Latin word for "seawater" because of its colour, which resembles the colour of the ocean.
Aquamarine is a “Stone of Courage and Protection”, and its soothing energy makes it a perfect companion to calm fears and phobias.
Where Is Aquamarine From?
Aquamarine can be found in the United States, Mexico, Russia, Brazil, India, Ireland, Zimbabwe, Afghanistan and Pakistan. At The Crystal Company, we source most of our Aquamarine from Pakistan, where the highest quality of Aquamarine is found.
It's worth noting that the quality of aquamarine can vary depending on the location it's from, so it's important to buy from a reputable source to ensure you get a high-quality stone.
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What are the healing properties of Aquamarine?
This stunning blue-green gemstone is not only a beauty to behold, but it also has some seriously powerful properties that can help bring balance and peace to your life!
Aquamarine holds a calming energy that can help soothe the mind and reduce stress and anxiety. It will help with communication and self-expression, making it a great stone for those who have a hard time speaking their truth.
In addition to its emotional benefits, aquamarine is also has physical healing properties. It can help with issues related to the throat, jaw, and thyroid, as well as regulate the pituitary gland.
Aquamarine harmonises its surroundings and protects you against pollutants. This gem provides the ability to create a personality that is upright, persistent, and dynamic.
One of the best ways to tap into the healing properties of aquamarine is to wear it as jewellery, such as a necklace or earrings. Keeping the stone close to your skin allows its energy to flow freely and work its magic!
So next time you're feeling a little frazzled or in need of some peace, grab an aquamarine crystal and let its calming energy do its thing! Trust us, you won't regret it.
How To Cleanse Aquamarine?
Aquamarine is a crystal you can cleanse in many ways but it's important to cleanse it regularly. Here's how!
Moonlight: One of the simplest ways to cleanse your aquamarine is to leave it out under the moonlight. The energy of the moon is said to be purifying, so simply place your stone outside on a clear night and let it soak up the moon's energy for a few hours.
Salt water: Another effective way to cleanse your aquamarine is to soak it in salt water. Simply fill a bowl with warm water and add a pinch of salt, then place your stone in the water and let it soak for about 30 minutes. The salt is said to help clear away any negative energy that may be attached to the stone.
Smudging: If you're into the practice of smudging, you can also use sage or palo santo to cleanse your aquamarine. Simply hold your stone in the smoke for a few minutes and let the purifying energy clear away any negativity.
Reiki: If you're a Reiki practitioner, you can also use Reiki energy to cleanse your aquamarine. Simply hold the stone in your hands and focus your intention on purifying it.
Want to find out more about cleansing crystals? Read our article all about cleansing crystals
Is Aquamarine Water Safe?
Yes, Aquamarine is water safe and can be cleansed using water methods. However, Aquamarine should never be submerged in hot water, as this may cause the stone to crack or split.
What Zodiac Is Aquamarine?
Aquamarine is mainly associated with the zodiac signs of Aries, Gemini, and Pisces. The stone brings strength and courage to Aries, intelligence and communication skills to Gemini, and creativity and intuition to Pisces.
This crystal brings harmony, understanding, and wisdom to all who use it, regardless of their star sign. Aquamarine is a powerful gemstone that can help its users access the depths of their inner self and connect more deeply with the Universe. So, if you are looking for more spiritual growth and guidance, this could be the perfect stone for you.
Which Birthstone is Aquamarine?
Aquamarine is the birthstone for those born in March. This crystal is said to bring people born in March peace, serenity, good luck, wealth, and wisdom. So if you are born in March, Aquamarine is the perfect addition to any collection!