A Guide To Different Crystal Meanings
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A Guide To Different Crystal Meanings

Cicely McFarlane May 7, 2022

People have claimed that crystals have healing powers, manifestation powers, and calming qualities throughout history.

However, in more recent years, as social media has allowed for the properties of crystals to spread to the younger population, many people have started to believe in the qualities they behold once again.

It is interesting to research and acknowledge what different crystals are meant to provide people with, and the different qualities that these entail.

Below is a summary of some of the most popular crystals, what they look like, and how they can benefit you.

If this is something you are interested in, make sure you purchase your crystals from a reliable source, so you can get the most out of what you want from your manifestation and your life.


An amethyst is one of the most common crystals and the most noticeable one to identify. These come in quite a strong purple colour, which is the stone’s main identifying factor.

An amethyst can boost the immune system and have huge effects on your general health.

It can promote a healthy digestive system as well as regulate your hormones, improve your skin, and aid in your digestion. Many people find sleeping with an amethyst under their pillow helps with insomnia.

Rose Quartz

These stones come in a pale pink, and are famous for their healing qualities. The pale pretty colour is what draws many people to them.

This crystal purifies the heart and can leave your body and soul open to promote self-love and well-being, and be open to receiving love as well.

This is a common stone as many find healing with it and, in times of grief, can disperse and dispel any negative energy.

Rainbow Fluorite

This stone tends to be a dark blue and purple mix, hence the rainbow name.

Its common property includes encouraging your psychic abilities and massively improving your concentration levels – as well as your mental clarity.

Other qualities also include finding the truth within situations and aiding in your confidence. This stone promotes and enhances your inner energy and is a crystal to you definitely get if you want to work on yourself.


This crystal and stone tend to be a bright orange colour and thus cannot be missed.

It is very motivational and increases vitality as well as enhances your creative side.

This is another stone that can aid your wellbeing and progress as it helps to ensure you trust your instincts, and offers stability in your surroundings.

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Cicely McFarlane is a 23-year-old Graduate from Cardiff University. She has an undergraduate degree in History, and has just completed her master’s in Journalism, Media, and Communications. Whilst studying, she contributed to the Student Newspaper, as well as the student magazine named Quench. This fuelled her passion for writing further and enjoys reviews on the latest trends and TV shows, as well as commenting on important issues that occur today. She is a content writer for Freshered Magazine for over a year where she specifically tailors and creates articles for the Freshered audience. She is excited to grow as a journalist as she continues to expand her topics and horizons.