Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Moonstone

Moonstone

Moonstone gets it's name due to the color properties that cause it to shimmer much like moonshine. Moonstone belongs to the feldspar family. It is a softer stone that is sensitive to pressure. It's color appears clear, pale white and yellow. It mainly comes from Canada and can be considered a womans stone but can work for men that need to get in touch with there emotional side as well. The blue colored Moonstone is said to be the most precious. It is the traditional birthstone for August and accepted 13th wedding anniversary. Moonstone can be known for bringing forth good luck but is most known as the "love" stone. The best way to give moonstone as a gift is actually on a full moon! It also has been used to cure headaches, backaches and help with digestion. Wearing this stone is said to balance emotions while helping to bring them under control



Moonstone