Therapeutic and Healing Gemstone Properties

The belief in the metaphysical therapeutic spiritual and psychic healing properties of gemstones has been around for centuries. Today, many people believe in the spiritual and physical healing properties of gemstones. This list was compiled from a variety of sources and features gems used in Leeleeko Jewelry at Print


Strengthens the muscular tissue, especially around the heart. Very good in the treatment of spinal degeneration diseases.


Improves vitality and energy and increases self-confidence. Balances the emotions and calms the body, mind and feelings. Helps to develop powers of eloquence. Stone of health and good fortune.


Soothes emotions and pain. Increases ability to verbalize, by expressing truth. Sensitizes and attunes senses.  Peaceful flow of energy, stabilizing and strengthening.


Promotes clarity of thought, aids meditation, and mental balance.  It enhances composure, the ability to forgive others and oneís self.  Helpful with heart disorders.


Enhances mental, psychic, intuitive, creative abilities and communication. Lessens stress and self-defeating behaviors by calming and building self-esteem. It has preventive energy that's improves general health, decreases heart problems, benefits the muscles and nervous system, lessens tooth decay and osteoporosis.


Promotes inner peace and joy, freedom, desire, growth, good luck, enlightenment, happiness, wisdom, flexibility, creativity, mental clarity, faith; balances moods and enables confidence; Romantic love, wisdom, purifies the spirit and heart, by turning negative energy into positive energy


Purifies and amplifies the healing and spiritual energies. Balances emotional highs and lows. Strengthens the blood, circulatory and immune systems. Transforms blocked energies. Helps protect from overindulgence.


Chevron amethyst combines the strengthening and enhancing qualities of quartz with the stress relieving qualities of amethyst, enhances peace of mind, relaxation and self-discovery. It brings courage and inner strength. Diminishes addictive tendencies and helps in recovery from addictions.


Radiates positive Earth energy, brings good luck, prosperity and grant miracles. Used as a tool for meditation. Good for general health, stamina and high energy.


Aids perception and relaxation, a protective stone, creates stability and structure in oneís life. Transforms the negative energy into positive. Helps the lungs and limbs.


Brings to life hidden forces and reveals as a door closes another opens.  It can remove fatty deposits, aids disorders of the reproductive organs and regeneration. Aids in astral travel and dreaming.


Enhances creativity, individuality and independence. Excellent protector for the heart. Helps in alignment of the intellectual, emotional, physical and auric bodies.  Relieves stress.  Aids in manifesting prosperity and success.


Dissolves fear and transforms it into understanding. Increases communication abilities. Renews and motivates.  Integrates the physical with the spiritual. Amplifies healing and meditation.  Relaxing, eases stress.


Brings vitality in both mind an body and is a good stone to use if you are feeling tired or run down, reduces stress and centers you and inspires intuition and creativity.


Helps stimulate thought that leads to challenging and enriching experiences. Strengthens creativity.


Chalcedony promotes optimism, serenity, mental stability, generosity, responsiveness, receptivity and goodwill; brings relief to throat and neck ailments and improves one's voice.     


Called a "Stone of Transformation".  It is stone of power which releases negative emotions transforming them into positive feelings. Brings inspiration, enhanced creativity, spiritual growth, and new possibilities. Helpful headaches, liver problems, alcohol detoxification, cramps, heart problems, and eye problems.

Chinese Writing Stone

Validates plans and the ability to execute them smoothly.


Brings harmony, wisdom in speech, purifies and removes negativity. Eases fear, anxiety, and guilt. Aids in treatment of the lungs, muscles, arthritis and headaches.


Brings good fortune, prosperity, and success. Aid self-expression, courage and the wisdom to use them. Relieves negative thoughts and irritability. Enhances and strengthens friendships, mends broken hearts. Aids failing eyesight and other eye problems.


Assists in acquiring and maintaining prosperity.  Delivers both comfort and optimism.  It does not hold negative energy, but dissipates it.  Smoothes family and business relationships. 


Protects and strengthens one's emotional foundation.

Dinosaur Bone

Petrified Dinosaur Bone increases energy and memory. It has ties with the deep past and calms anxiety, particularly survival fears. Helps communication, healing of paralysis, broken bones, hearing, vigor and regulation of body temperature.


Inspires confidence by connecting the emotions and the intellect bringing remarkable insights. Allows one to separate oneself from negative feelings. which limit self love and the ability to love and forgive others. Assists clairaudient abilities. Eudialyte is good for healing the emotions, increasing vitality, eye problems, pancreas, thyroid, and purifying the blood.


Diminishes Stress. Cleanses and focuses the body.  Gives relief from arthritis and is an ancient cure for cancer.   Grounds excess energy and aids in spiritual awakening.  Arouses sexual energy.


Fossils are believed to increase life span, reduce toxins, anxiety, stress, balance the emotions, make one more confident. Containing supernatural and physical healing powers. They promote a sense of pride and success in business. Healers use fossils to enhance telepathy and stimulate the mind. Traditionally, fossils have been used to aid in  reducing tiredness, fatigue, digestive disorders, and rheumatism


Enables one to accept love. See the good parts of oneself so you can love yourself and others more.


Balances the physical and ethereal bodies. 
Good for the spine, bones, heart, lungs and blood.


Aids in attaining goals, calms and stabilizes the emotions. Used to generate positive energy and deflect unwanted energy. Has many of the properties of copper, strengthens the circulatory system, strengthens the bones and eases arthritis pain.


Iron based, very grounding.  Aids intuition.  Helpful in lifting depression.  A protective stone.



A very spiritual stone which aids in dream interpretation and visions of the future which sharpens the senses.  Improves eyesight and blood disorders.


Jade encourages practicality, wisdom, mental peace and tolerance of others. Relaxation and rejuvenation. It promotes wisdom and mental peace, calms fears, and increases a personís ability to love. 

Jade, Nephrite

Nephrite jade is a stone of the heart. It helps heart related issues, and love relationships. Good for emotional balance and stability. Good for psychic protection and protecting children from illness. It has energy clearing properties. Used in the crystal healing of heart, and kidney problems.


Gain a positive outlook


Brings what one needs, not necessarily what one wants. However, it is a wonderfully supporting stone.


Channels altered states, vivid dreams, and visualizations in a protected environment. Brings loyalty, honesty and tranquility, reduces anger and confusion, removes energy blockages.


Considered a stone of transformation and is also known magician's stone. Clears, balances and protects the aura. Provides insight into ones destiny, and attracts success. Used in dream recall. Reduces stress and increases intuition, psychic development, wisdom, resolves subconscious issues, and provides mental illumination.


A stone of royalty. Assists on to develop the power of mind, intuition, wisdom and memory.  Releases and heals emotional wounds.  Cleanses the system and makes it free of impurities.  Opens the heart to love and beauty.


A strong stone.  Will magnify positive energies. Useful in relaxation.  Promotes attunement with nature and healing.  Increases the ability to love.  Heightens expression.

Maw Sit Sit

Helps one find joy in life. It is said to be energizing, to help one feel alive, and to ward off melancholy and depression.


Protection as in a mother's love. This stone is a great protective stone. Attracts prosperity, heightens intuition, imagination and psychic sensitivity. Shields from negative influences transmuting negative energy. It is highly protective particularly for children. Traditionally Mother of Pearl was used to purify environments. Helpful for high blood pressure, dizziness, improving vision, cataracts, and healing wounds.


Bring harmony into one's life. Decision making.


A strength giving stone.   Helps control passion, emotions, and negative thinking.  It's low vibration stabilizes and strengthens. Good for teeth and bones.  Black Onyx: Helps one to change bad habits.


Petrified wood grounds and stabilizes emotions, giving a sense of security, and timeless energy. Helps to calm survival-based fears. It helps one be practical. It is a stone of business success.  A good stone for general protection. Therapeutic for bones, backaches, skin and hair.


Helps to heal the mental, physical and spiritual ailments.  Contains all colors to help balance, energize and expand all elements to make us whole and fulfilled.  Helps each of us to find our own inner light.


Gently energizes and creates warmth.   Helps to discover love in ourselves and others.  Lifts depression, creates confidence and peace.  Helps the heart and circulatory system.  Heightens personal expression.


Rutilated quartz is an energizing stone. It helps mental focus and attracts love and stabilizes relationships.


Good for fatigue and depression.  Calms emotions.  Neutralizes negative influences.   Reproductive organs, muscles, heart and nervous system benefit.  Improves creativity and enhances joy.


It helps alter destructive emotional patterns into positive ones that promote greater inner freedom, foster self-confidence and enable change. Neutralizes negative emotions and patterns, cleanses disharmony allows development of inner freedom and reveals hidden emotional strengths.


Relieves diarrhea, dizziness, hemorrhage, kidney troubles, spasms, vertigo. Helps ease pain anywhere.


Strongly affects changes in your attitude about yourself.  Helps to eliminate confusion and stimulate ones intellect.  Enhances clarity and enables one to set aside the emotions.


When worn sunstone increases energy during periods of illness or stress. It also increases sex drive, energy and self healing. Placed before a white candle, sunstone will spread protective energies throughout your home. In ancient times, sunstones were used by natives for barter. They were thought by the Vikings to be a talisman for navigation.  During the Renaissance they were used by magicians to call upon the influences of the sun.


Focuses the mind, helps one to see and understand different perspectives.  Gets us in touch with the Earth.   The peacefulness and warmth calms the emotions.  Provides courage.   Strengthens energetic boundaries.


Helps with psychic abilities and interpretations. Promotes emotional stability and strength, aids sex drive and enhance sexuality. Aids in business success and all around good health.


A combination of black tourmaline in clear quartz.  Brings the forces of light and darkness into harmony.  Can be used to transform or deflect negative energy.


A very spiritual stone that enables us to see more clearly.  Elevates goals and understanding. Helps in communicating.  Beneficial for the entire body, especially the respiratory and immune systems.  Provides healing, strength, protection and clarity.


Balances the physical and the emotional energies.