amethyst

Amethyst - one of the most sought after gemstones in the world. Revered for its majestic properties, it was used in emblems and insignia during the Middle Ages to symbolise royalty. Traditionally the colour of royalty, and amethyst was used to adorn the richest and most powerful monarchs and rulers.

 

For me it is the most stunning of crystals, The best stone for stress - helps to calm your mind and heightened anxiety.

 

Stone of Peace - Third Eye Chakra - February birthstone

Healing: Bestows stability and peace. Soothes and calms. Eases headaches and aids sleep. Helps with hearing disorders. Eases compulsive behaviour. Prevents against psychic attack.

 

Cool Facts: Its name derives from the Greek "amethystos", which means "not drunken", as Amethyst in antiquity was thought to ward off drunkenness.