This gem is said to have healing properties as it strengthens the circulatory and immune systems and purifies the reproductive system. Some believe that it can also be useful in treating infection. It is said that this stone purifies and amplifies the body's natural healing properties and strengthens the spirit. It is also believed to provide the balance necessary to avoid depression or unnatural feelings of fear or dread. Some go so far as the claim that it can re-energize the body and be emotionally uplifting.
According to psychics the gem can help to open blocked energy and assist its wearer find his or her own inner light. It can also help one to connect on all levels to their particular higher power.