Gemological info: Aquamarine is a form of beryl recognizable by its delicate blue or otherwise turquoise color. The greenish blue tint is suggestive of sea water color, hence the name Aquamarine (aqua marina stands for “water of the sea”). The deeper the blue, the higher the value of the gemstone. The deeper blue is achieved via a process of gradually heating the stone. Aquamarine is found in metamorphic and igneous rocks in many different parts of the world.
Metaphysical Properties: Aquamarine is a stone of courage. It radiates a calming energy which helps reduce stress and ease your mind. Aquamarine helps sharpen the intellect, clarifies perception, sharpens the intuition, and induces clairvoyance.
Astrological sign: Pisces and Aquarius