15 Top Healing Crystals You Should Be Using (Meanings Revealed)

15 Top Healing Crystals, their meanings revealed gives specific advice and guidance about choosing the stone to best suit your needs. You get an overview of each crystal type, the benefit it has for your physical, emotional and spiritual health and how you can use the crystal in your day to day life.

If you are unsure about which crystal you need, the easiest way to select a crystal is to perform an eye scan.

Simply let your eyes scan this post, the images, the text. Take the information in but don’t concentrate hard. Let odd words, images enter your vision and your subconscious will bring your attention to the crystal that is best suited to you at this point.

When you perform the scan you will notice there is 1 or 2 crystals that your eyes can’t seem to ignore. These are your choices!

Take your time, look at the images and read the associated benefits . I guarantee by the end you will have chosen one or 2, maybe more, crystals that have triggered a response.

These crystals have connected with you.

Trust them.

Top Healing Crystals Energy Guide.

The Healing Crystals listed below are the best for both beginners and crystal aficionados alike. This is due to their multifaceted properties and ability to connect with us energetically on many levels.

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Top Healing Crystals You Need To Have At Home!

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Number 1 – Amethyst

Spirituality and Intuition – Amethyst

Amethyst is a crystal of spirituality and contentment and offers stability, strength, inner peace.

It is a great stone for meditation and has a peaceful loving nature.

Amethyst provides clarity and enhances conscious perception and understanding.

Amethyst helps calm the mind, reduces insomnia and allows restful sleep.  It also reduces stress, eases headaches and boosts the immune system.

Number 2 – Aquamarine

Clarity and Strength – Aquamarine

Aquamarine purifies the body and enhances clarity of mind.  It helps bring closure to unresolved situations.

It is amazing for people needing self courage or to help with fears and phobias.

Aquamarine is one of the best crystals for calming and balancing our physical, emotional and mental states.

It is also known to enhance within us feelings of peace and calm. This is achieved by encouraging us to have faith in our inner strength and trust in our own bravery.

A stone of the water, aquamarine helps to clear away past fears, wash away past traumas and revitalizes our energy.

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Number 3 – Blue Lace Agate

Communication & Positivity – Blue Lace Agate

Blue Lace Agate is a personal favorite.

It gently opens our consciousness and encourages intuitive and spiritual insight.

It aids communication, promotes harmony with others, calms the mind and soothes our emotions.

Blue Lace Agate gives us patience, peace, wisdom, kindness and honesty and enhances our positive attitude bringing balance.

Blue Lace Agate nurtures us and brings a deep inner peace.

Number 4 – Carnelian – Healing Crystals

Creativity and Choices – Carnelian

Carnelian is beautiful and brings joy.

It enhances the physical, emotional and mental bodies.

It’s beautiful energy helps us to open a hurt heart and begins the healing process.

It is excellent for restoring vitality and motivation and for stimulating creativity.

Carnelian is full of life force and gives us courage and the energy to make the right life choices.

It helps anchor you in the present reality, aiding concentration and willpower.

Number 5 – Citrine Crystal Energy

Empathy and Prosperity – Citrine

Citrine provides empathy and energy which enables us to find happiness, courage, hope and warmth.

It is said to hold the energy of the sun, enhancing our self esteem, self expression and creativity.

Citrine is a powerful cleansing and revitalizing stone, invigorating and awakening the mind, body and soul.

It is a cheerful and uplifting stone. The Citrine crystals properties are perfect for supporting you in your manifestation. This crystal infuses our spirit with positivity and empathy.

Citrine crystals properties are excellent for use in meditation, as its energetic effects strengthen our mental outputs and are beneficial when we are establishing new targets or goals. 

It attracts abundance and prosperity into our lives.

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Number 6 – Clear Quartz

Healing and Awareness – Quartz

Clear Quartz is amazing and works with every area of the mind and body.

Known as a Master Healer because it is able to be used for all chakras and aligns with all energetic frequencies.

It awakens energy and clarifies our thought processes. It is an excellent stone for meditation and directs our energy with clarity and focus.

It connects us to our higher self, removes negativity and allows us to access our spirit guides.

Clear Quartz provides clarity in thinking and awareness.

Able to balance and align energies for the physical body, aura and individual chakras it is the most powerful of all healing stones.

Number 7 – Fluorite

Intuition and Understanding – Fluorite

Fluorite promotes focus, intuition and understanding.

It helps promote stability, free thinking and clear reasoning.

Fluorite aids our meditation and enhances communication.

It is a highly protective crystal, especially on a psychic level and will protect you from negative and harmful influences.

Fluorite draws away negative energy and stress, cleansing and purifying the body.

The green and purple colors usually found within Fluorite, give it incredible energy that is able to heal and balance our aura. The tones of green cleanse and purify Anahata the heart chakra  energy and aligns our mind with our hearts true desires.

The purple colors help us to awaken spiritually and discover our divine purpose in life. The Fluorite purple tones open and balance Ajna the Third Eye chakra, enabling greater intuition and understanding of any universal messaging received.

Number 8 – Aventurine

Compassion and Balance – Aventurine

Aventurine helps gain a peaceful, happy and easy going attitude towards life.

It brings energies of joy, happiness and emotional tranquility and enables us to find emotional balance.

Aventurine purifies the physical, mental and emotional bodies as well promoting compassion, empathy and calming our anger.

It stimulates our mind, creativity, motivation and independence and is the crystal associated with prosperity.

Number 9 – Hematite

Grounding & Manifestation – Hematite

Hematite is a beautiful and calming crystal that grounds and protects.

It gives us optimism, determination, courage, self esteem and willpower.

Hematite will magnetize and help manifest what you truly want and aid your self development.

It is an excellent healing crystal for dispelling and dissolving any negativity.

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Number 10 – Rose Quartz

Love and Relationships – Rose Quartz

Rose Quartz, one of Mother Earths true gems, offers unconditional love, forgiveness, infinite peace and compassion.

It brings joy and harmony to our relationships and teaches us about the true essence of love.

Rose Quartz allows us to speak freely and express our emotions.

It is the perfect choice to aid our inner healing, enhance our positive self love, self trust, self worth and confidence.

Rose Quartz will assist to attract love into your life and clear negativity associated with previous relationships or heartache.

Number 11 – Selenite Healing Crystals

Purity and Insight – Selenite

Selenite, another of my favorites, enhances clarity of the mind and concentration.

It is powerful and enhances awareness of our true self.  

Selenite soothes the nerves and enhances willpower.

It also aids communication with the astral level and our connection to higher vibration and spirit.  

Selenites crystal energy properties are all about spiritual activation and opening ourselves to the higher planes.

Selenite connects our third eye, crown, transpersonal and Etheric chakras.

It is a crystal that radiates pure true light and therefore its healing impact on us promotes purity and honesty. It forces us to be honest with ourselves.

It is a supreme cleanser and is able to clear all blockages within our chakras and energy field. Placing other crystals on selenite cleanse them!

Be careful with Selenite, don’t get it wet.  It doesn’t like moisture and will dissolve! Not a crystal to cleanse in water!!!!

Number 12 – Red Jasper

Stability and Determination – Red Jasper

Red Jasper is a grounding crystal which promotes stability and balance in life.

It promotes positive self will, enhances happiness and aids a determined energy in times of stress.

Red Jasper helps us develop tranquility and dealing with day to day problems.

It calms emotion and provides balance.

Number 13 – Labradorite

Reflection and Transformation – Labradorite

Labradorite mystical and protective.

It increases energy and focuses our thought processes.

Known as the “Universal Light Bringer” because it aids direct connection to the divine and our connection with our higher self.

Helps guide our discovery of our life spiritual purpose and in developing our intuition.

Labradorite cleans and clears the aura and is a crystal of transformation, reflection and allows you to see the true intentions of others.

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Number 14 – Black Tourmaline

Protection and Wisdom – Black Tourmaline

Black Tourmaline is a magnificent supportive crystal that protects us from negative energy and unwelcome influences.  

It alleviates stress, tension and helps to balance our energy centers.

It grounds us and helps us to gain inner wisdom, emotional stability, courage and patience.  

Highly protective, shields from negativity and ill intent.

Number 15 – Tibetan or Himalayan Quartz

Light and Positivity – Tibetan Quartz

Tibetan Quartz from the Himalayas are regarded as one the most powerful crystals for spiritual protection.

To be in the presence of Tibetan Quartz brings universal light and cloaks the body in protection, allowing only positive energy to penetrate your aura.

This is one of my most favorite crystals. Tibetan Quartz aligns with you, and becomes truly connected energetically and spiritually. Treat it well.

It is an amazing healer and brilliant for programming with intent.

I hope this post has given you the information you need in regard these amazing Healing Crystals and that you now know the crystal energy you need.

I wish you much joy as you add crystals to your life.

Remember that you can use these top healing crystals as part of your meditation practice and they are excellent choices for chakra balancing.

Interested in finding out more about crystal healing?  I recommend the following:

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