An extremely versatile stone that has a highly variable chemical makeup. It may have aluminum, iron, manganese, nickel, chromium, silver or boron in varying amounts. Its high copper content is very conductive for energy, including energy from the earth.
It is considered to be a good stone for children as it tends to reduce excitability, irritability, and ADHD. It is also very helpful for menopause symptoms, restless leg syndrome, muscle spasms and neurological disorders.
It is also considered to be an excellent aura cleanse and useful for meditation and communication. It is very beneficial to relationships as it draws out negative energy and reverses destructive programming and heals heartaches.
It is known as an excellent stone of communication devoted to expression and speech. As such, it is strongly associated with the throat chakra. Its turquoise color calms and allows truth to surface. Great to keep in your pocket or on an altar.