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Gem Therapy:  Myth or Fact?

Gem Therapy: Myth or Fact?

Gem Therapy or Crystal Healing is a branch of alternative medicine believed to help address and cure health issues -- but is it legit? Here at Kristals we say YES. Read on for a brief history of these modalities. Gem Therapy: Myth or Fact? Gem Therapy is based on the Chinese concept of life-energy and the Hindu or Buddhist concept of chakras: seven centres of spiritual power in the human body that connect the physical and spiritual levels. The belief behind the chakra philosophy of disease is that disease on any of these particular areas is caused by an energy...

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Metaphysical Properties of 5 High-Energy Healing Gems

Metaphysical Properties of 5 High-Energy Healing Gems

Long before crystals were used for things like jewelry and skincare ingredients, they were believed to have potent metaphysical powers. Wear or use a gemstone in a particular way, it was believed, and you could gain strength, wisdom and other attributes through the power of the healing gems.Healers still believe and utilize these properties today. Here’s what you need to know about the metaphysical properties of these powerful stones. Metaphysical Properties of 5 High Energy Healing Gems #1 Amethyst Wearing an amethyst traditionally has provided a sense of tranquility and healing, plus protection from negative energy or ill-wishing. Amethyst opens...

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