Choosing the Right Crystals for Your Chakras


No matter where you are and what landscape you’re in, you probably can feel the energy all around you. And just like that energy around you, your body is also made up of energy. When it comes to maintaining balance between your spirit, body, and mind, there are seven different areas of the body that are focused on. These focuses are called chakras. These chakras are known as the crown, third eye, throat, heart, plexus, solar, sacral, and root chakras. And it’s important to ensure that all of your chakras are healthy in order to maintain harmony within your body. Crystals are great tool in helping you maintain your chakras. So, let’s take a look at each chakra and the types of crystals you can use to enhance them.

Amethyst, Quartz and Diamond: The Crown Chakra

The crown chakra, instead of being located on your actual body, is just above it. It’s the energy that you put outward into the universe. It’s a very powerful chakra, and the toughest one to control. In connecting with this chakra, quartz, diamond, and amethyst are the best crystals to use. They will aid in harmonizing all of your chakras, which will then work in turn to help manifest the full potential of your crown chakra. They will also assist in awakening your energies while cleansing them.

Purple Fluorite, Black Obsidian, and Amethyst: The Third Eye Chakra

Located in between your eyebrows, down to your mouth and up to the top of your head, the third eye chakra helps bridge the gap between your physical and material energy. In using amethyst, black obsidian, and purple fluorite, you’ll help sharpen the senses and your ability to interpret ethereal messages coming to you through your third eye chakra.

Choosing the Right Crystals for Your ChakrasTurquoise, Lapis Lazuli, and Aquamarine: The Throat Chakra

The throat chakra is found around your throat and radiating up to the center of your eyes. A healthy and balanced throat chakra helps you communicate effectively. But an overactive throat chakra can lead to excessing talking, often in a disrespecting manner. So, it’s important to keep the throat chakra balanced and healthy. Using aquamarine, lapis lazuli, and turquoise will help manage your throat chakra, allowing you to speak your truth.

Jade, Green Tourmaline, and Rose Quartz: The Heart Chakra

As implied by its name, the heart chakra is located over the heart. It’s the chakra that holds our love for ourselves and others. If you have an overactive heart chakra, you may experience a loss of personal boundaries or emotional safety. So, make use of rose quartz, green tourmaline, and jade, as these crystals will help balance your heart chakra and assist in allowing  you to love smarter.

Topaz, Malachite, and Orange Calcite: The Solar Plexus Chakra

Centering around your belly button and travelling up to your breastbone, the solar plexus chakra is an energy that houses your intuitive nature and sense of identity. An unbalanced solar plexus chakra can lead to insecurity, indecisiveness, and a lack of self-awareness. Using orange calcite, malachite, and topaz will help enhance your self-confidence and give you positive energy needed to overcome social phobias.

Choosing the Right Crystals for Your Chakras

Moonstone, Coral, and Carnelian: The Sacral Chakra

The sacral chakra can be found at your belly button and around the center part of your body. A healthy, balanced sacral chakra helps with feelings of wellness and pleasure. So, in using coral, carnelian, and moonstone crystals, you’ll be more open to experiencing pleasures in life without overindulging.

Hematite, Tiger’s Eye, and Agate: The Root Chakra

Near the root of your spine and travelling up to the third vertebrae, you’ll find your root chakra. This chakra brings a sense of safety, self-preservation, and security. Using agate, tiger’s eye, and hematite crystals will assist the root chakra in helping your feel grounded and aligned with both your physical body and ethereal spirit.

It’s important to make sure all of your chakras are healthy and balanced. And in working with the proper crystals, you be able to check in on and assist those chakras for a more balanced and harmonious life energy all around.