Healing: Powerful rebalancer, Balances Yin /Yang energy. In Chinese philosophy, scolecite is associated with Yin energy, which promotes self love and inward positivity. Recharges introverts and empaths. Helps alleviate feelings of isolation. Can help with metabolism and feelings of "emptiness" when trying to lead a healthy eating lifestyle.
When the needles are exposed to heat, they twist and curl up, which is where the name of this stone comes from – “skolecks” means “worm” in Greek.