Aquamarine Healing Properties
Use Aquamarine to ride the positive waves toward closure, major life changes and a higher consciousness. This water-like stone washes away stress and fear, leaving room for peace and tranquility in their absence. Aquamarine protects the psyche from taking on dark vibrations and negative behavioural patterns. Easy is the essence of the smooth flowing energy of aquamarine. It gently brings rejuvenation and renewal to the mind, body and spirit.
The soothing, go with the flow frequencies of Aquamarine make it an excellent tool in crystal healing. Along with opening and activating the heart chakra, the energy center associated with unconditional love and compassion, Aquamarine also supports physical healing. By stimulating the throat chakra, the Aquamarine gem helps to enhance immunity by opening the flow between the heart and the throat energy centres.
Aquamarine is also associated with water, which gives it a cooling effect on the body. We suggest placing an Aquamarine gem over areas that are inflamed or painful, which will aid in the healing process.
"Aqua" is the Latin word for water and "marine" means "of the sea, which signifies the Aquamarine stone meaning and its link to ancient water kingdoms. True Aquamarine features a stunning, translucent pale turquoise, which makes it popular for incorporating into jewelry design. Because of its connection to the sea, this healing crystal works to clear and cleanse the water element within our bodies, which is crucial to health and wellness, especially since we’re made up of 70% water. By reconnecting us to earth’s life giving water element, Aquamarine helps to remove emotional toxicity and encourage feelings of inner peace.
Harnessing the naturally soothing spirit of the beautiful ocean, Aquamarine captures the vibrant healing powers of the ancient, life-giving waters of the Earth. Known in ancient folklore as the treasure of mermaids, the Aquamarine stone is an essential component to your healing gem collection because it helps to reconnect us to water, the origins of life on the planet.
Feeling overwhelmed in the energy department? If you’re drawn to the icy blue energy of Aquamarine, it’s a sign that you need a dose of Vitamin ‘Sea’ and the regenerative healing properties of water. Wear it on your skin as a necklace or bracelet and immediately feel the calming effects of its water-infused vibes. With the Aquamarine gemstone, happiness comes in waves, especially when you keep it close to your heart chakra.
An easy way to harness a constant flow of its healing properties is to wear a long necklace so that the stones are in direct contact with the energy center that governs the heart. Anytime you need it, touch the stones as a reminder to open your heart instead of letting hot-headed emotions take the lead.
Aquamarine is like a splash of cold water to the face. It’s cool and refreshing energy helps reawaken a sluggish soul that’s been preoccupied by the everyday demands of modern life. By heightening our senses, the Aquamarine stone reminds us to stop and smell the roses, and then head to the shoreline for a renewed zest for life.
If you happen to be landlocked, taking a crystal-infused bath is another way to harness the therapeutic benefits of H2O. When it comes to accessing the full potential of healing crystals, it all starts with a heart-to-heart with your crystal. Take some time for a one-on-one conversation and program it with your intention. When you take a bath, simply add a raw Aquamarine stone to your water and meditate on your inner mantra. The stone will create an essence of its healing properties as it becomes infused in water and supercharges your bath.
A crystal of beauty, the Aquamarine gemstone is a wonderful crystal for beautifying the body because it encourages self-respect and inner peace, the special formula for eternal youth. Make your bath time with the Aquamarine stone even more magical when you enhance its healing effects with detoxifying Himalayan sea salts and the anti-inflammatory benefits of Dead Sea salts. Light a candle for a glowing ambiance and get ready to travel far away to your happy place—the dazzling blue waters of an island paradise. As you imagine dolphins frolicking in the waves, let yourself sink deeper into a state of relaxation while you soak in the water essences of Aquamarine, the stone of peace and tranquillity.
Aquamarine has hardness of 7.5 - 8, which makes it ideal for making into a gem essence. When you infuse Aquamarine properties into water, you can use it to cleanse and activate the throat chakra whenever you need to recharge and renew. The Aquamarine gemstone is also known for its skincare benefits, which is why we recommend using your gem essence as beauty water.
Making your own gem essence with Aquamarine is easy to do. After cleansing and activating your Aquamarine gem and programming it with an intention, place the stone in a bowl of purified water, preferably alkaline. Put a lid on the container and place in the sunlight for 2-4 hours, allowing it to fully charge. You can also leave it outside for 24 hours, which will allow it to receive both full sunlight and moonlight energy. Next, transfer the crystal-infused water to a spray bottle, which can be spritzed on the neck, throat, and face for radiant glow.
Summoning the legends of sailors and seafarers, this gemstone is used as a protective talisman for good luck and manifesting a strong sense of fearlessness for an upcoming journey across the high seas. For those who often travel by water or live by water, Aquamarine is a must-have lucky charm that comes with many healing benefits. For those who live far from water but long for it, Aquamarine always keeps them connected to the beautiful ocean.
This stone rocks when it comes calming frayed nerves because it helps to channel the soothing qualities of the ocean. Aquamarine is also known to restore the vibrancy and beauty of youth with its incredible anti-aging properties. To access the healing powers of Aquamarine, rejuvenate your complexion and your aura with a simple stress reducing ritual that helps to restore tranquility, a routine perfect for the morning or evening.
Sit quietly with the healing crystal for twenty minutes and meditate on an intention you have for the stone. Because this crystal inspires a sense of peacefulness, inner strength, and courage, it has the power to absorb all your worries and daily troubles and transform those negative feelings into positive and healing thought patterns. Aquamarine is also a gem when it comes to enhancing clear, constructive communication because of its power to cleanse and energize the throat and heart chakras. During this therapeutic session, place the stone on the breastbone or the throat to encourage positive interactions with others. It works by helping you discover your true self, which leads to an enhanced sense of courage, self-love, and confidence.
For this therapeutic session, you’ll need one Aquamarine gemstone and one Smoky Quartz crystal with a single-termination. Sitting comfortably on the floor or on the chair in your sacred space, take a few deep breaths while holding a crystal in each hand.
When you feel centred and relaxed, hold an Aquamarine gem on your chest and allow its soothing and tranquil energy to release any of your fears or phobias. Then, hold the Smoky Quartz to your chest and imagine all your fears and phobias being released as its healing properties help you become more grounded and centred.