CBD Tinctures and Crystal Energy: A Powerful Combination for All-Natural Healing
While the CBD works primarily on a physical level to support your body’s health and wellness, the crystals work primarily on an energetic level to support your mental and emotional health. Each one contributes a different health benefit and together they form an all-in-one wellness experience for both immediate benefits and long-term support.
Crystal therapy has been a form of alternative medicine for centuries. The field is based on the theory that different crystals offer certain healing or restorative properties, and when used accordingly, they can assist people in getting certain aspects of their body or health back to where it should be and back in balance. In crystal healing, each type of crystal is thought to offer its own unique healing benefits for the mind, body, and soul.
Combining the benefits of crystals with the benefits of CBD is a great way to maximize the potential health benefits of natural substances in a singular product. Much in the way that some companies add extra vitamins to milk or orange juice, adding extra elements to a CBD tincture can be a great way to boost its already beneficial properties. Keep reading to learn more about crystal healing and how it can work with CBD for the entire body, inside and out.
The Theory Behind Crystals
Although there isn’t a lot of science out there to support the use of crystals, there are many people who swear by them, and who have sworn by them, for many years. The key here, according to those who practice with crystals, is indulging in reflection, acceptance, and mindfulness to see the most effective results from the use of crystals. It’s important to keep an open mind and learn what different crystals can do so that you can maximize their potential benefits.
Which Crystals Work with CBD?
It will be important for anyone who is seeking the benefits of CBD and crystal healing to get to know which types of crystals are available, as well as which ones will work most effectively alongside CBD to produce the desired health effects. Since CBD is commonly used for things like pain relief and calming various parts of the body, the crystals that promote calming, relaxation, and pain relief are going to be the most synergistic with cannabidiols.
Amethyst is a wonderful talisman for use in the creative arts, especially in darker shades. It assists endeavors where new, original results need to be created using tools and methods of the past. It is often used as the Artist’s Stone, the Composer’s Stone, the Inventor’s, Poet’s, and Painter’s Stones. Keep an Amethyst crystal or cluster in the area to focus and amplify the creative elements of the Universal Life Force. Called the "all-healer", Amethyst is one of the most effective crystals for healing people, plants, and animals. Natural unpolished Amethysts or geodes are particularly helpful when placed where plants will not grow or animals refuse to sit. It also counteracts negative earth energies beneath buildings or anywhere that feels hostile.
Amethyst protects against psychic attack, paranormal harm or ill-wishing, and returns the energy back to the universe after being transformed into positive, loving energy. To increase this power and attract good luck, draw an image of the sun and the crescent moon over an Amethyst in lavender incense smoke.
"An Amethyst crystal calms and soothes, assisting the transmission of neural signals through the brain."
Referred to as "nature’s tranquilizer", Amethyst calms and soothes, assisting the transmission of neural signals through the brain. It relieves obsessive-compulsive disorder and hyperactivity in children and animals. Place under the pillow or mattress, or rub the center of the forehead counter-clockwise to cure insomnia and stimulate pleasant dreams. It is especially effective for children’s recurring nightmares and fears of the dark and may help alleviate homesickness.
Amethyst is an excellent stone for diplomats, negotiators, and business people. It calms angry temperaments and gives a distinct advantage in situations where debating is required. Wear or hold an Amethyst stone to bring in spiritual insights coupled with intellectual reasoning. As a luck and prosperity crystal, Amethyst is good for reducing the tendency to overspend, gambling addictions, or unwise investments. Amethyst is connected to the Temperance card in the tarot, representing balance. It is a stone dedicated to curbing overindulgence and bad habits and is an excellent aid to quitting smoking, drinking, and drug use, as well as unhealthy physical passion. It also provides the strength needed to obtain freedom from addictive personalities, one’s own or another’s. Placing an Amethyst crystal on the navel is believed to protect a person from intoxication, and in conjunction with other treatments such as counseling, helps cure addictions.
One of Amethyst's meanings is as the stone of St. Valentine and of faithful lovers. St. Valentine was thought to have worn an Amethyst ring engraved with the image of Cupid. It is also referred to as the “couple’s stone” and gives meaning to relationships that over time, transcends the carnal union and gives way to deeper connection and more soulful communion. Wear as an engagement or eternity ring for fidelity, or as a locket to call back lost love.
Amethyst Healing Properties
Amethyst healing properties can help with physical, emotional, and spiritual balance and issues. It has healing powers to help with physical ailments and emotional issues. It is also used in Energy Healing and Chakra balancing. Amethyst crystal therapies are primarily associated with physical ailments of the nervous system, the curing of nightmares and insomnia, and balancing the crown chakra. The therapeutic uses of Amethyst have a long and well-documented history. Meditation with Amethyst is also highly recommended.
Physical Amethyst Healing Properties
Amethyst boosts the production of hormones and stimulates the sympathetic nervous system and endocrine glands to optimum performance. It supports oxygenation in the blood, and aids in treatments of the digestive tract, heart, stomach, and skin. Amethyst also strengthens the immune system and reduces bruising, pain, and swellings. It has been used with excellent results as an elixir in the treatment of arthritis.
Amethyst is thought to relieve the symptoms of tinnitus and other hearing disorders and is highly beneficial in treating insomnia, especially when caused by an overactive mind. It is calming and soothing to the neural impulses in the brain. Its energy ameliorates the pain of headaches and migraines and reduces stress and nervous tension. It may be used to treat psychic disturbances and to stabilize brain imbalances, but should not be used in cases of paranoia or schizophrenia.
Emotional Amethyst Healing Properties
Amethyst is especially supportive of the emotional body, bringing those who are overworked, overstressed, or overwhelmed back to their center. It eases the mental anxieties that lead to physical tension and headaches and is a great crystal to calm those who tend to be hot-headed and easily angered.
Amethyst helps in identifying the root causes behind one’s negative behaviors, habits, and emotional patterns that create imbalance and disease. It also helps one understand the reality of cause and effect in behavior and assists in better decision-making. Amethyst is a marvelous aid in overcoming addictions by counteracting the effects of drugs and alcohol on brain function while imparting its own peaceful sustaining energy. Because Amethyst initiates wisdom and greater understanding, it is a comforting crystal for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Its presence communicates that there is no death, only transitioning and changing forms. It encourages the release of sorrow and rejoicing in a loved one’s spirit being freed from the confinement of the physical body. Called “the soul stone,” Amethyst assists in understanding and connecting to the eternal existence of the soul and initiates one’s own deep soul experiences. It is an ideal crystal to hold or meditate upon during the death experience, of another or oneself, allowing the release of the temporal physical body with more ease, assuredness, and peace. It is a perfect stone to gift to those with terminal illnesses or to use in preparation for a conscious death experience.
Chakra Amethyst Healing Properties
Amethyst carries a high, sweet energy, particularly stimulating to the Third Eye, Crown, and Etheric Chakras. Meditation with Amethyst can work wonders to clear any blockages and balance both the Third Eye and Crown Chakras. They are also associated with the Higher Crown, Soul Star, and Stellar Gateway Chakras.
The Third Eye Chakra is the center of our perception and command. It directs our sight and everyday awareness of the world. Our consciousness is located here and we relate to ourselves through this chakra. When the Third Eye Chakra is in balance our thoughts and internal communications within ourselves are healthy and vibrant. The dark blue/purple crystals of indigo are used to treat imbalances of the Third Eye Chakra. It is a color of mystery, wisdom, and judgment. The Crown Chakra is located at the top of the head and is our gateway to the expanded universe beyond our bodies. It controls how we think, and how we respond to the world around us. It is the fountainhead of our beliefs and the source of our spirituality. When the Crown is in balance, our energies are in balance. Imbalances of the Crown Chakra are treated with Light Violet crystals. Their violet rays have the universal life force of magic, dreams, inspiration, and destiny. The higher vibrational White and Lavender/White crystals are associated with the Higher Crown, Soul Star, and Stellar Gateway Chakras. They are attuned to higher, more spiritually enlightened things, and embody true humility. These crystals provide a soul connection and the highest self-illumination, as well as a cosmic doorway to other worlds. They represent personal identification with the Infinite and oneness with God.