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    Sodalite VS Lapis Lazuli

    Sodalite and Lapis Lazuli can look quite similar and it is one that I see a lot of confusion over. The following are a few tips on how to identify which you have. The video offers information as well as shows you a side by side comparison. MOH’s Hardness Sodalite: 5.5-6 Lapis Lazuli: 5-5.5 Streak: Sodalite: White Lapis Lazuli: Blue Colors and Mineral Content: Sodalite: Sodalite has the chemical composition of Na8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S) (Sodium aluminum silicate with chlorine, and occasionally sulfur). It is a Feldspathoid, which is a aluminosilicate mineral that contains abundant calcium, potassium, or sodium and too little silica to form feldspar. However, feldspathoids do commonly occur with feldspars.…

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    Crystals for Vertigo

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Vertigo and Motion Sickness: Carry or wear Lapis Lazuli, Rose Quartz, or Malachite to ease the symptoms of vertigo or motion sickness. I have found that mentally saying an affirmation like, “I am safe. I am loved.” can also help. Wear or carry as needed. I have personally found that holding the crystal in my left (receptive) hand works very well. I often hold an Emerald in my right hand to assist with nausea that comes from motion sickness.   Top Recommended Crystals: Lapis Lazuli, Rose Quartz, or Malachite. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Sapphire. Affirmations: The following affirmations are from the book “Heal Your Body”…

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    Crystals for Thyroid

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Thyroid: Balance thyroid deficiencies with Aquamarine, Chrysocolla, Lapis Lazuli, or Blue Lace Agate. Wear it as a pendant, especially near the Throat chakra, or hold it to the Throat for approximately 15-20 minutes a couple of times a week.   Top Recommended Crystals: Aquamarine, Chrysocolla, Lapis Lazuli, or Blue Lace Agate. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Blue Tourmaline, Azurite, Citrine, or Kyanite. The thyroid is associated with the Throat chakra.   The crystals listed above are for general thyroid balancing. See additional info below. Deficiencies/To Stimulate Thyroid: Blue Lace Agate, Citrine, Kyanite To Balance Thyroid: Aquamarine To Regulate Thyroid: Lapis Lazuli Crystal Suggestions: I offer multiple…

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    Crystals for Stress

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Reducing Stress: Amethyst, Rose Quartz, Labradorite, or Lepidolite reduce stress and help you to manage how you react to it. Wear or carry with you as needed. Most often we feel it and stress is stored in our Solar Plexus, though. Wear or carry your preferred crystal(s) with you as needed. You can place your desires crystal(s) on the Solar Plexus for 15-20 minutes while relaxing and focusing on deep breathing to help reduce your stress.   Top Recommended Crystals: Amethyst, Labradorite, Rose Quartz, or Lepidolite. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Kunzite, Lapis Lazuli, or Peridot. Essential Oils: Chamomile, Rose, Ylang Ylang, or Lavender. Stress is…

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    Crystals for Spirit Guides

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Connecting with Spirit Guides: Connect with your spirit guides and totem animals with Angelite, Selenite, Apophyllite, Celestite, or Kyanite. Hold your preferred crystal(s) while meditating.   Top Recommended Crystals: Angelite, Selenite, Apophyllite, Celestite, or Kyanite. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Amethyst, Lapis Lazuli, Prehnite, Clear Quartz, or Smoky Quartz. Communication and connecting to spirit guides are associated with the Throat and Third Eye chakras. Related Crystal Tip: Angelic Communication Crystal Suggestions: I offer multiple crystal recommendations so that you can intuitively choose the crystal or crystals that will work best for you. Pick your favorite crystal or try a combination of them to find your perfect…

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    Crystals for Psychic Abilities

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Psychic Abilities: There are many crystals that can help to enhance your natural psychic gifts. Lapis Lazuli, Amethyst, Herkimer Diamond, Kyanite, Labradorite, Apatite, and Moonstone are among the top suggestions to help increase your abilities. Choose the one or ones you are drawn to. You do not need to work with all of them, unless that is what you’re called to do. Carry or wear as desired. You can also hold your preferred crystal in your hand or to you Third Eye during meditation.   Top Recommended Crystals: Lapis Lazuli, Amethyst, Herkimer Diamond, Kyanite, Labradorite, Apatite, and Moonstone. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Fluorite Purple/Violet, Azurite,…

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    Crystals for Psychic Protection

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Psychic Protection: Apache Tear, Ruby, Black Tourmaline, Amethyst, or Aqua Aura offer protection from negative influences and psychic attacks. Carry your favorite protection crystal(s) with you or wear them as a pendant at the Higher Heart chakra.   Top Recommended Crystals: Apache Tear, Ruby, Black Tourmaline, Amethyst, or Aqua Aura Quartz. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Labradorite, Black Obsidian, Rutilated Quartz, or Lapis Lazuli. Carry your favorite psychic protection crystal(s) or wear it at your Higher Heart chakra. Related Crystal Tip: General Protection, Psychic Abilities, Intuition Crystal Suggestions: I offer multiple crystal recommendations so that you can intuitively choose the crystal or crystals that will work…

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    Crystals for General Protection

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for General Protection: Carry, wear, or place in your environment Black Tourmaline, Turquoise, Jet, or Black Obsidian for general protection. You can also grid your home or a specific room by placing 1 crystal in each of the 4 corners.   Top Recommended Crystals: Black Tourmaline, Turquoise, Jet, or Black Obsidian. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Carnelian, Red Jasper, Malachite, Sardonyx, Labradorite, Lapis Lazuli, Pyrite, Amber, Chiastolite, Shungite, Smoky Quartz, Tiger’s Eye. There are many more, but these are some of the top crystals for general protection. Related Crystal Tip: Psychic Protection and House Protection Crystal Suggestions: I offer multiple crystal recommendations so that you can intuitively…

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    Crystals for Pregnancy

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Pregnancy: Moonstone, Unakite, Ruby, and Red Jasper are very supportive crystals to mother and baby during pregnancy. Moonstone is especially helpful for all stages of pregnancy including fertility, the pregnancy, childbirth, breast feeding, and hormone balance.   Top Recommended Crystals: Moonstone, Unakite, Ruby, or Red Jasper. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Chrysocolla, Jade, Lapis Lazuli, Malachite, or Rose Quartz. Pregnancy is associated with the Sacral chakra. Crystal Suggestions: I offer multiple crystal recommendations so that you can intuitively choose the crystal or crystals that will work best for you. Pick your favorite crystal or try a combination of them to find your perfect crystal prescription. Disclaimer:…

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    Crystals for Pain Relief

    Sponsor this page.   Crystals for Pain Relief: Rose Quartz soothes the pain from cuts, scrapes, and bruises. Its loving energy is also calming, which is helpful especially for kids. Malachite is wonderful for all general pain relief. Hold either crystal on or near the site of pain for as long as necessary until the pain starts to subside.   Top Recommended Crystals: Malachite or Rose Quartz. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Wounds = Mangano Pink Calcite, Rhodonite, or Amber. General Pain = Lapis Lazuli, Amethyst, Sugilite, Hematite, or Lodestone/Magnetite. Crystal Suggestions: I offer multiple crystal recommendations so that you can intuitively choose the crystal or crystals that will work best for…

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