This purple-coloured crystal promotes peace and wards off negative energy. It is great for promoting healing and breaking negative life patterns (such as alcohol, smoking or drug addiction) and also symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression. It is also an antidote for intoxication - it's the hangover crystal!
In China the amethyst is used to cure stomach pain and back pain.
Put it under your bed for a peaceful nights sleep
It is the Birthstone of February and has the astrological energies of Saturn.
Use Amethyst when you need inspiration and to ward off nerves. Great for children during exam periods.