Full of life force, brings vitality and motivation. Stimulates creativity and gives courage. Helps with finding grace, flexibility and pleasure in life. Helps with overcoming dependency, repression of feelings, inability to feel joy, fear of sensuality or sex, and frustration. Provides great support for detoxifying from alcohol and other drugs or breaking bad physical habits. A stabilizing stone, helps with staying anchored in the present by calming unhealthy thoughts in daydreamers and during meditation. Stimulating the second chakra, it helps with fertility and potency. Can help with bringing back lost passion into a loving relationship. Aids menstrual and menopausal symptoms. It helps with overcoming abuse, in any kind, sexual anxieties, and eating disorders.