New in at the La Luna shop are these gorgeously golden, polished amber pieces. Some have fascinating patterns within!
Amber is a good choice for those that want to bring in calmness, healing and protection into their lives, known to help increase feelings of calm and peace to it's owner. A potent healer that is said to help draw out dis-ease from the body as well as protecting against negative energies. See below for some more Amber info:
Key words: Light, warmth, solar energies, clarification, healing
Chakra: Solar plexus
Zodiac Signs: Cancer, Pisces, Aquarius, Virgo, Leo, Capricorn, Taurus
Amber Crystal Healing Qualities:
Amber is a purifier, acting on the energetic, emotional and physical levels to transform negative or stagnant energies into clear usable frequencies. It helps us integrate Light energy into the physical body and is an excellent support for energetic healing. Amber can help one find purpose and strength and increase general vitality and energy levels. It is believed to be useful in combating depression associated with Seasonal Affective Disorder.
Amber History and Uses:
Amber is a fossilized resin from extinct coniferous trees. The word “electricity” is derived from the Greek name for Amber, electrum. This is explained by the fact that Amber can acquire an electric charge when rubbed. Amber has been used for thousands of years in jewellery, amulets and ornaments. In 1711 an entire room in the Royal Palace in Berlin was made of carved Amber.
It contains succinic acid has been traditionally used for its healing properties to boost the immune system, relief for teething babies, overcoming depression and for impotence for men.
Amber Geological Description:
Amber is an organic material made up of fossilized natural botanic resins. It is a mixture of hydrocarbons with a hardness of 2 to 2.5. Baltic Amber was formed from the resins of pine trees 30 to 60 million years ago.
Being a natural product, each piece of Amber will vary slightly in size, shape, colour and pattern. This makes each piece uniquely beautiful in it's own right!
Approx dimensions are as follows;
2cm wide by 1.5cm tall.