What are Crystals, How to Use Them & How to Select One
This healing crystal guide will discuss the basics of what crystals are, how crystals can be used in your life, and how to select a crystal.
What are Crystals?
Healing crystals have the unique ability to allow positive, healing energy to flow into the body as negative energy flows out.
Crystals are a piece of solid substance that have a natural symmetrical and geometrical form. They come in a variety of types and are found all over the world!
Healing crystals have the unique ability to allow positive, healing energy to flow into the body as negative energy flows out, it inspires creativity, peace, happiness, love and wellness.
How are Crystals used?
Today crystals are used to support mental and physical wellness, as well as to convey meaning to others when words are just not enough
The use of crystals spans across time, and cultures. Today crystals are used to support mental and physical wellness, as well as to convey meaning to others when words are just not enough.
Some ways incorporate crystals into your day are to carry a crystal with you, these are great for calming nervous, and protecting yourself. Our Giving Stones are perfect for this, and the best part is that you can give one to someone else too!
Another way is to place crystals in your bedroom, whether you place them on your headboard, nightstand, or pillow they can help promote more restful sleep, absorb negative thoughts, and promote relaxation.
Crystals can also be placed around your desk at work. This is great for protecting you from negativity energies released from the technologies we use every day, and from negative energy that other people may be releasing near you. Our favourite protection crystals are Black Tourmaline and Shungite. Other crystals release positive and calming energy, which is perfect for the stressful days, for this think Amethyst crystals.
Finally, like placing crystals on your desk, placing crystals throughout your home can be a great way to protect your home, and encourage positive loving energies inside. Try placing Selenite near the front of your home to encourage good vibes.
These are just a small example of some of the daily uses of healing crystals, there are infinite possibilities for how to use your crystals.
How to select a crystal?
Crystals often choose you
Remember in Harry Potter, when the wand selects the wizard? Well crystals are often said to work in the same way - crystals often choose you. Our recommendation is to browse the categories related to the emotion you want to support and choose the one that you are drawn to the most.
What if I am buying crystals for someone else? Browse the emotion that you would like to support, think about them as you browse the selection, and then select the one that you are drawn to the most.
We hope that this guide helped you understand the basics of crystals, and begin to love them as much as we do! If you are interested in learning more we have a great guide on what the different shapes of crystals mean.
This guide breaks down towers, pyramids, wands, tumble stones and more, so you can choose the shape that supports your wellness goals.
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