Welcome to Black Betty's Stone Guide
Each gemstone and semi precious stone has its own unique properties. Find the one that speaks to you.
HEALING | STABILITY
The Amethyst is a powerful little crystal that has long been known for its emotional healing properties. For those on a journey of personal loss and grief – the Amethyst will stay strong and help guide you through these tough times.
Other metaphysical properties of this powerful little sparkler include peace, courage and stability.
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HEALING | STABILITY
Aqua Calcite is a powerful stone that brings both clarity and wisdom to it’s wearer. A protecting, grounding and centring influence - the gemstone also helps to bring inner peace. A truly spiritual stone, Aqua Calcite has so much to give – it is a strong cleanser of stored negative energies and reduces stress. This makes it a purifying gem that can also be used to clear negativity in the environment.
Whilst cleansing, Aqua Calcite also works to restore and amplify learning abilities, and thus is a great stone for students.
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PROTECTION | HEALTH
The ocean-blue Aquamarine is often closely related to the ocean, due to its colour and crystal clear clarity – perfect for lovers of the deep blue sea. It is said to be a protective stone, especially for travellers and sailors.
Considered a symbol of youth, health and hope – Aquamarine has a lot to offer its wearer. It has also been said that a true Aquamarine can embody eternity due to its oceanic roots; signifying something both eternal, vast and infinitely deep.
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TRANSFORMATION | POSITIVITY
A powerful protection stone, Black Onyx absorbs and transforms negative energy – leaving you with only the positive. Because of this – the little sparkler is extremely helpful to people who are in the process of ‘letting go’ and releasing past attachments to people, places and things that no longer serve you in a positive light.
This gemstone also helps transform fears and worries into comfort and peace of mind, allowing you to feel comfortable within yourself and your surroundings. Any energies that are needed, the Onyx helps to absorb from the Universe for your wellbeing – a truly tough stone that supports and aids you in any way necessary.
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HEALING | INSPIRATION
Black Spinel is a truly special little gemstone that both protects and repels negativity. Spinel is also a useful stone if you are looking to get rid of any residual anger and resentment – and instead replacing them with more effective ways of communication. Above all, the gemstone emits an abundance of inspiration for its wearer, giving a clear sense of empowerment.
The Spinel is in its element when used as a healing stone. Not only does the gem aid in the release of stress, but also replenishes the body by increasing both persistence and endurance.
This magical sparkler is also considered a stone of inspiration; a lucky charm of sorts. It is one to be worn with confidence when taking on one of life’s new challenges. Treasure this one-of-a-kind Black Betty gem and in return it will both heal and inspire the mind.
TRUTH | COURAGE
The Brilliant Blue Topaz is said to bring courage to its wearer, in turn allowing one to attract and build bonds of true love and fidelity and friendship. Vibrating with a gentle nature, this powerful little crystal also bestows the gifts of wisdom and success in all your endeavours.
The Blue Topaz is associated with the throat chakra, assisting its wearer in speaking their truth. It also works through the third eye chakra, to aid and expand ones’ mental abilities.
This stone is also know for peacefulness, as it brings a sense of calmness to the emotions. It is ideal for meditation and connecting with the spiritual realm.
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PROTECTION | HEALING
The ancient Carnelian is a fantastic little protector, both physically and spiritually - shielding the wearer from anger, jealousy and fear. It’s no surprise that the Carnelian has been held in high regard for centuries - the ancient Egyptians loved to use these precious gems and even affectionately named them ‘setting suns’.
Not only a protector, the Carnelian is also a great healer - physically, the stone has been used in crystal healing to heal the body of ailments, in particular issues with the skin and kidneys.
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JOY | CLARITY
Chrysophase is a delightful green stone from the chalcedony family. A true bringer of joy, this little sparkler promotes happiness and positivity, whilst working to heal the heart of depression and anxiety.
Being such a happy little power-house, the precious gem also attracts what it gives – meaning the wearer both gives and receives joy and happiness. With such healthy energies flowing, prosperity and good fortune are naturally attributed to the wearer
Not only does the lovely green gem uplift, it also works to empower, allowing the wearer to better understand emotions and relationships more deeply than ever before.
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HAPPINESS | CREATIVITY
Known as the “Light Maker,” this bright shining gem has said to be a gift from the sun. Like Vitamin C for the soul, the Citrine crystal emanates positivity and joy. Its name is derived from the French word for lemon (citron), which fits perfectly with its color range of juicy lemon yellow to a bright orangey brown.
Citrine energises and recharges on every level of life. It is known for attracting wealth, prosperity and success. It stimulates the brain and so strengthens one’s intellect. Citrine promotes motivation, activates creativity and encourages self-expression. It is emotionally balancing as it releases negative traits, depression, fears and phobias.
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PSYCHIC | HEALING
Ordinary yet extraordinary, the Quartz crystal is a transparent beauty that is said to enhance psychic abilities by aiding concentration and unlocking memories. By carrying, meditating or wearing this crystal, your mind and heart will be open to a higher guidance- allowing the spiritual world to transcend into the physical.
It is a truly powerful stone that is most commonly used in healing for amplification of the other working stones. In the healing process, the crystal point is best. Other healing attributes of a Quartz Crystal are concerned with all the Chakras; helping to align and harmonize all the subtle bodies. It also brings the body to a state of balance by stimulating the immune system.
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STRENGTH | COURAGE
Queen of all precious stones; the Diamond rules supreme. Nothing can compare to the sheer brilliance of a well-cut stone, and its ability to refract light makes it the sparkliest of them all.
A high frequency stone, the diamond is used to bring strength, courage and creativity to their wearer. It is a symbol of invincibility, due to it being such a strong and beautiful gem moulded deep from within the earth.
The Diamond is most known for its loving properties – working hard to strengthen bonds and enhance relationships. Such a precious gem tirelessly continues to generate longevity and honesty between lovers and friends.
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LOVE | LOYALTY
The precious green Emerald has much to offer to its wearer, it is considered a symbol of unity and loyalty. Due to these strong attributes, the little green sparkler is the perfect token of love between friends and lovers. Ruler of the heart chakra, the gemstone can also heal emotional pain and help to strengthen bonds between people.
Rebirth is also associated with this stone, most likely due to its wild green connections to the season of Spring and the beautiful bloom of nature.
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GROUNDING | BALANCE
The grounded Garnet can’t help but bring out the best qualities in its wearer. This stone can help attract the right people to you - friends will be drawn to you for the right reasons and you will be accepted for who you truly are.
Garnet provides a stable, balanced connection between the physical, the spiritual, and the nervous system. It both monitors and adjusts the flow of energy, providing a balanced energy field around the physical body and aligning the emotional and intellectual bodies with the perfect vibration of a Higher Power.
The Garnet is most commonly associated with the First Chakra, and is considered a stone able to aid in both love and relationships by grounding the wearer in the present. The gem is also renowned for its abilities to help heal, revitalize and re-energize.
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GROUNDING | BALANCE
Green Quartz is a powerful little gem that helps to activate the Heart Chakra and imparts a sense of wholeness to the owner. Use Green Quartz to help transmute negative energies into the positive – which in turn will attract prosperity and success whilst stimulating one’s creativity.
By opening, activating and stabilizing the Heart Chakra, Green Quartz can help you to feel empathy and universal love for others and as such, is a great stone for people who may tend to focus too much upon themselves and struggle to let go of control. This gemstone has a pleasant vibe and will have a positive effect on the environment, if placed in an area that will allow for amplification. Energy healing can also be enhanced with Green Quartz by laying this stone on the Heart Chakra.
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HEALING | AMPLIFYING
Herkimer Quartz “Diamonds” are the high energy seekers of the crystal world, owing their name to Herkimer County, New York, USA, the principal place where they are found.
They are the most powerful of all Quartz crystals and have the ability to not only transmit their own energies, but to receive spiritual energy and to amplify and focus it intently. They are reported to be harder than all other Quartz crystals, giving them the strength and durability to handle difficult challenges that life throws at you.
Unusually transparent with a brilliant sparkle, they manifest pure, solid light. Herkimer Quartz are also exceptional healing crystals and are used in meditations, dream and vision work, and advanced spiritualization applications.
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STRENGTH | PSYCHIC
Labradorite is a stone of magic, awakening within you mystical and magical abilities and psychic powers. In the past this lovely stone was known for its magic, because it was clear that those who used it had access to a range of abilities that seemed almost magical. Those little coincidences, where you are in the right place at just the right time, just seem to occur more often once you begin to use this stone.
Also a stone of transformation, the mystical beauty is a useful companion through change – bringing support to the wearer through strength and perseverance. With its strong and positive vibration, it also brings a level of protection from negativity, so it cannot be used for ill will.
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STRENGTH | LOVE
The mystical Moonstone beauty is known for its ever-changing appearance; from a clear appearance with rainbow refraction to a cloudy cream colour. Every stone is unique and has a special magical element that it brings to their wearer.
Just like its appearance, the gemstone is regarded as mysterious - carrying a little bit of something special within. Like the cycles of the moon itself, the gem can influence the wearer’s emotions, behavior and spiritual growth; guiding one through the rhythm of life. The Moonstone is an ideal talisman for those looking to strengthen their inner clarity and personal wisdom.
As well as its magical properties, the Moonstone is also known as a stone of passion, able to aid in the pursuit of love.
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CREATIVITY | HOPE
The fiery Opal is a stone of both beauty and tenacity, bringing you an abundance of inspiration and creativity - especially during times of transformation.
This spellbinding stone is well associated with lore and it is not difficult to see why. Endlessly playing on light in its many glittering layers, the gem is literally brimming with magic. Also seen as a symbol of purity, hope and truth, it is said that to own an Opal is to embody the virtues and strengths of all coloured stones.
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LOVE | HEALING
Rose Quartz is a very powerful and beautiful crystal that has much to bring to its wearer. Often known as the ‘love stone’, the gemstone is said to promote unconditional love – for both others and for oneself. For those whom are lacking self-love at a time in their lives, the Rose Quartz will support you on your journey as you learn to love yourself again – and thus also teaching you how to accept and receive love from someone else – which you so deserve.
Associated with the Heart Chakra, Rose Quartz also encourages forgiveness and helps you to let go of any anger, resentment and jealousy.
Healing properties of the pink gemstone include smoothing the complexion, soothing burns and blistering, strengthening the physical heart, and healing the chest, lungs and kidneys. Rose Quartz is also believed to enhance fertility and by placing it under your pillow, can aid in sleep.
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PROTECTION | COURAGE
The powerful Ruby has been revered by royalty across the globe for hundreds of years, due to both its beauty and its ability to shield negative energy from the wearer. With a Ruby in your possession, you will radiate confidence and your courage will help you become a strong leader.
A stone both of the heart and of the sun, it represents an inner radiance. It is said that if the heart is in balance, everything else follows naturally. Other spiritual properties of the Ruby include inner peace, abundance, and protection.
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CLEANSING | ENERGIZING
The unique Rutilated Quartz integrates energy at many levels to cleanse, energize and ground you. Ultimately, this gemstone illuminates the soul - cleansing and energizing in order to allow the wearer to keep things in perspective – to see the bigger picture, instead of becoming preoccupied with negative thoughts and processes.
The Rutilated Quartz has also been recognized for its anti-depressant attributes as it works to heal emotional wounds, whilst also cleansing the soul of memories that no longer serve you a positive purpose. It soothes dark moods and offers relief from fears, phobias and anxiety. Rutilated quartz is an excellent stone to use if you need to change your direction in life to something more positive and beneficial to you.
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TRUTH | CLARITY
A precious and treasured beauty, the Sapphire is a stone associated with the Divine Truth – aiding in mental clarity. Considered as a stone of the mind, the precious gem rules with both wisdom and truth, helping to relieve depression and ease anxiety.
With a heightened sense of clarity, the wearer is able to view life less clouded by negative thought patterns. The Sapphire is also seen as a Talisman to some due to its ability to offer good fortune and has also been said to aid in protection when embarking upon a journey, both emotionally and physically.
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BALANCE | PERSEVERANCE
Smokey Quartz stimulates the cooperation of multiple energies toward a common goal. It is a wonderful stone when used for relationships and for people in recovery. The dark crystal is a gentle, grounding stone that instils balance and harmony upon its wearer that can help bring peace to you during difficult times – Smokey Quartz also enhances quiet reflection during meditation, without the interference of the thinking mind.
This little crystal slowly releases its good energies, and it has intense staying power to carry you over the long haul.
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STRENGTH | LOVE
The brilliant Tanzanite is one of the most valuable of all metaphysical crystals for spiritual exploration, bringing together all aspects of communication and psychic power. Its high vibrational energy invites protection and safety when linking with higher realms, and allows for deep, profound meditation. It is particularly helpful in uniting the mind and heart, teaching one to live from a compassionate heart with an illuminated mind.
Only discovered in the sixties, the ice-blue gem is relatively new to the precious stone family and has since only been found in one location, Northern Tanzania. Due to its discovery in such a specific region of the world, the gem is becoming increasingly rare and it is not known how much Tanzanite remains to be mined in Tanzania.
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PURPOSE | RECHARGE
The divine Topaz is a truly spiritual stone, bringing with it an abundance of good, clean energy. It will aid your spiritual development by encouraging you to accept direction and guidance from the spiritual, which will ultimately aid in your search for purpose in the sometimes chaotic world around us. This crystal carries the energy of truth, and its vibration will help you to have improved mental clarity.
With a solid energy harvested from the sun, the Topaz is brimming with healing, recharging and stimulating properties. Bringing strength and vitality to the wearer, this special gemstone is a very happy and helpful addition to your jewel collection.
It has a lovely energy that helps you to substitute negativity with love, peace and joy. This is also a strong healing stone which will help those who are listless and who are feeling low and in need of extra energy.
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DETOXIFICATION | BALANCING
The powerful Tourmaline is formed from a semi-precious mineral that is well known for its incredible ability to aid in the detoxification process of the human body, due to its ability to absorb negative energy. Not only does Tourmaline absorb the negative, but it also emits positive energy and inspiration for its wearer – and also aids in balancing ones Chakras. The effects of a strong Tourmaline can easily be felt by those who believe in, and respect its’ power.
Due to the Tourmalines ability to absorb negative energies, it is important to cleanse your crystal regularly – this will allow for optimum flow between energies and the stone itself.
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CLEANSING | GROUNDING
Zircon crystals are some of the most ancient materials on earth – and are well known for their deep connection with the natural world around us. Due to these ancient roots, the crystal has a highly spiritual energy that will help motivate and stimulate to help you achieve your long and short-term goals in life.
Associated with the crown chakra, the Zircon connects us to the earth. If you have problems that are causing you serious issues and you need to take yourself out of the situation, to distance your opinions and take guidance, this powerful crystal will help you. The Zircon will work hard to ground you – allowing you to face life’s challenges in a stable, sincere, calm and practical approach.
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