Pretty and powerful, crystals are key accessories to help you tap and harness your intuition, as well as tune into your soul. And while different crystals have different properties—rose quartz can help dissolve painful romantic memories, for instance, and citrine can help attract positive thoughts—some crystals are especially functional to certain astrological signs. The properties of the crystals powers can, balance, exaggerate or dull certain zodiac characteristics.
Aries (March 21- April 19)
As the leader of the zodiac and a cardinal fire sign, you need a crystal that can match you in its power, Aries — and carnelian can help keep your spirits high, exactly as they should be. "Even the fiercest Aries trailblazer can suffer from self-doubt". Carry it with you daily for a dose of courage that’s never out of reach.
Taurus (April 20- May 20)
Taurus, you're tough, that's for sure. But you also love peace and beauty, as your sign is ruled by the planet Venus, so you're often seeking to find a balance between your natures. You're earthy and grounded, and you love to put down deep roots wherever you feel safe enough to grow, making this a perfect stone for your element and sign.
Gemini (May 21- June 20)
Talkative, playful and always down to go with the flow, Gemini may exhibit a lot of personality types, but they are all sure to be fun". To connect the many dimensions of faceted personality, use a Labradorite plate. This stone has many colours and sides just like your multifaceted self.
Cancer (June 21- July 22)
Red Jasper Stone
It's not always easy for you to let down your hard shell of an exterior and be vulnerable, Cancer, but a grounding stone like red jasper will keep you from floating too far emotionally. "These nurturing souls are resourceful when comforting others, but when Cancers are in need themselves, they tend to close off,". Red jasper will ground you so that you can remember to take time for yourself.
Leo (July 23- August 22)
Just as there is no challenge too great for the creative and regal Leo to master, there is no problem too small for a dramatic display. Using motivating pyrite will align your energy with the sun so that you can leave the drama behind." Place a piece of pyrite on your desk to enhance your confidence and cooperation at work.
Virgo (August 23- September 22)
As an earth sign, you're naturally in tune with nature, and your hardworking, detail-oriented characteristics come from your need to leave this world a better place than it was when you arrived. "Elevate your Virgo, humanitarian tendencies by connecting to the wisdom of nature," Moss Agate brings you back to your most natural, giving essence. This gentle, earthy stone is the perfect companion for you, Virgo.
Libra (September 23- October 22)
As a true lover and promoter of harmony, you're a natural-born communicator. Sodalite stone is perfect when it comes to enhance these gifts and encouraging you to speak your own truth via embracing your throat chakra power. To enhance that natural diplomatic ability, use Sodalite. It will help you to communicate with wisdom and authenticity, and guide you toward solid decisions.
Scorpio (October 230 November 21)
In times of anger, citrine can restore your peaceful tranquility Scorpio. Citrine is powerful at invoking feelings of happiness, joy, and serenity, by infusing you with its light. Malachite, a powerful Scorpio birthstone, transforms negative energy into positive vibrations to facilitate emotional healing. For the ultimate aura clearing treatment, amethyst can open your crown chakra to bring you peace of mind.Use this crystal to enhance your talents.
Sagittarius (November 22- December 21)
When it comes to having fun and trying new things, you're the true eye of the tiger, Sag — so naturally, your perfect crystal should enhance these worldly, free-spirited qualities. When you’re a Sagittarius, home is where the adventure is. "Keep that wanderlust alive with Tiger’s Eye which empowers your spirit to pursue your ambitions." This stone will keep you focused, confident, and courageous throughout your many journeys.
Capricorn (December 22- January 19)
Being a capricorn can be exhausting both physically and emotionally, so a little Garnet can be used to boost both departments. Capricorns don’t need anyone telling them to get to work. They are ambitious go-getters. But in those moments when they feel their effort is in vain, or simply not producing effects as quickly as they’d hoped, garnet can ease the Capricorn’s anxiety while stimulating an increase of energy within the body.
Aquarius (January 20- February 18)
Amethyst crystal enhances protection, improves memory, increases motivation, sense of balance and tranquility.Aquarius-born visionaries always seem to have a silver lining solution to their problems. While that imagination often leads to innovation, it can also leave them with their head in the clouds. Bridge the gap between mind and body with an amethyst, which encourages inner strength and peace.
Pisces (February 19- March 20)
Pisces are healers, dreamers and mystics. They need a crystal with energy as soothing as their own. “That’s why Aquamarine, a stone which radiates beautiful, calming vibes is so ideal for the Pisces.” Take a piece of raw Aquamarine into your bath with you to align with your watery nature.