It may seem like crystals have become all the rage suddenly, but they’ve actually been used as part of a deep spiritual practice for thousands of years. People have been using crystals for a number of things, such as healing tools, for protection, and to expand their creativity. Learning about healing crystals and using them as part of your daily life can benefit you greatly, especially when you know how they interact with your specific zodiac sign.
To get the best use out of them, learn which ones go hand-in-hand with your zodiac sign and are better for you to use. The list below highlights some of the most common negative traits of each sign and what crystals can help counteract these traits.
Aries- Pyrite, Quartz, and Carnelian
Aries (March 21st to April 19th) have a “get it done” attitude that can also make them impulsive and impatient.
Quartz, Pyrite and Carnelian all get along well this sign because they promote a feeling of calm and also balance their energy so that they can take a breath and relax.
Pyrite gives Aries the perseverance to accomplish things they start, while Quartz and Carnelian help cool their explosive nature.
Taurus- Malachite, Carnelian, and Green Jade
Taurus (April 20th to May 20th)) have a very down-to earth, yet headstrong personality.
They can be self-indulgent at times and Malachite them learn and grow throughout all of their life stages.
It is also very easy for them to fall into a “lazy” rut and Carnelian helps bring out their inner leader and inspires them to get moving.
Green jade helps counteract their stubbornness and helps them keep their cool during challenging times that they might face.
Gemini- Blue Lace, Agate, and Moonstone
Geminis (May 21st to June 20th) are prone to nervousness and anxiety, and Blue Lace helps ease these feelings for them by introducing peace and calm into their lives.
They can also have a lack of direction so Agate is great for them, since it roots out mysterious and powerful messages that can help them know what they need to do.
Geminis can also be very sensitive, and Moonstone works with Agate to make sure that they’re not trapped under emotional instability.
Cancer- Black Kyanite, Chyrsocolla, and Moonstone
Cancers (June 22nd to July 22nd) are known for being loving and protective, but also for being moody and clingy.
Black Kyanite and Chyrsocolla help them cut ties with toxic energies and unhealthy relationships.
They are also blessed with powerful intuition and an intense connection to the moon and Moonstone helps fortify this already strong relationship.
Leo- Carnelian, Tiger’s Eye, and Pyrite
Leos (July 23rd to August 22nd) can have a tendency to come off as egoistic and arrogant.
Carnelian can help Leos focus the energy in their heart into something more positive and more understanding.
Both Tiger’s Eye and Pyrite help them manifest abundance and release creative energy in a positive and grounding way.
Virgo- Citrine, Celestine, and Green Jade
Virgos (August 23rd and September 22nd) have a tendency to think too practically and analytically when trying to achieve higher intuition and rise up, Citrine and Celestine assist them in opening their minds and thinking outside the box to achieve this.
They can also have a hard time finding a balance between body, mind and soul and Green Jade helps them find that perfect equilibrium.
Libra- Aquamarine, Labradorite and Lapis Lazuli
Libras (September 23rd to October 22nd) can be superficial and detached at times, so Aquamarine is a great crystal for them because it helps them tone down their habit of judging others and helps them be more open-minded to things they may not understand.
They can also be pretty indecisive in their lives, and both Labradorite and Lapis Lazuli help them with this. Labradorite by fortifying their sense of self and Lapis Lazuli by helping them make decisions and fully express themselves.
Scorpio- Sodalite, Amethyst, and Citrine
Scorpios (October 23rd to November 21st) are known for having a fiery and passionate energy that can sometimes be too much.
Sodalite helps Scorpios find the calm energy that they sometimes need in order to find peace and relax. Amethyst is a good crystal for Scorpios to use because it removes negative energy that could get in the way of their incredibly strong intuition.
Scorpios can have a tendency to get down in life and be depressed, so Citrine is great for igniting their zest for life and giving them a determined spirit.
Sagittarius- Citrine, Black Onyx, and Bronzite
Sagittarius (November 22nd to December 21st) can be impatient and inconsistent, so Citrine is great for them to use because it helps them in deciding what goals they want to achieve and go after them.
They are also very free-spirited and have a hard time being grounded, which is why Black Onyx and Bronzite can work together to help them find structure in their wild lives and make sure they’re going down the right path and stay down-to-earth.
Capricorn- Moonstone, Sodalite, and Garnet
Capricorns (December 22nd to January 20th) are known for being pretty stable and grounded, but they can also be self-centered and moody a lot of the times.
Moonstone and Sodalite help Capricorns connect with their intuitive and shadow sides so that some of these tendencies can be removed and they can find peace and harmony in their lives.
Garnet is a good stone for them to use because it helps them reinforce their ambitious and disciplined nature.
Aquarius- Yellow Jasper, Aquamarine, and Black Onyx
Aquarius (January 20th to February 18th) can, if not careful, have a tendency to go off-track, get distracted and become anxiety-ridden.
Yellow Jasper helps them alleviate that anxiety and nerves that can keep them from doing what they need to be doing.
Aquamarine helps them get back in touch with their higher purpose and spiritual nature, while Black Onyx protects them from over-extending themselves to the service of others and cleanses them of negativity.
Pisces- Bloodstone, Sodalite, and Amethyst
Pisces (February 19th to March 20th) can find it difficult to stay grounded due to their powerful intuition, and are also very emotional people with a lot of feelings.
Bloodstone helps keep them grounded and Sodalite assists them in creating more logic based thoughts versus emotion based ones.
They are also pretty selfless and are always willing to lend a hand to help those in need. This is a good thing, but it can place a heavy burden on their shoulders which Amethyst helps them with by cutting out the responsibility that they put on themselves to fix other people’s problems and difficulties.
I hope that this guide helps you in your journey to using healing crystals, whether you already have some experience with them or are just getting started in your practice! There’s a reason crystals have been used to heal, protect, and guide for thousands of years by various different cultures and in numerous countries. It’s time you let them start benefitting you!