The month of June is blessed with three birthstones that one can choose from: the moon stone, the alexandrite and the pearl! Which is the one you'd pick?
The Moon Stone: the perfect gem for those spiritual seeker, the ultimate gem to have by your side during meditation, as it can offer deep and healing therapeutic session and helps to open your chakras. This beautiful gem will help clear your mind of any negativity and help you find your inner goddess and center your spirit. The moonstone symbolizes the divine feminie energy at its full potential.
The Alexandrite: The gem for the Gemini ladies and gents, did you know top quality natural Alexandrite can sell for up to $15,000!
This highly regarded color changing variety of Chrysoberyl is the perfect gem to represent the ever changing moods of the Gemini personality. In daylight it will reflect greenish blues and yellow greens, in night light it will be more pinks and reds. Much like most stones you can use it for its healing properties, it is believed to bring the wearer good fortune and enhance self-esteem. Perhaps the increased self esteem is what brings upon the good fortune after all!
The Pearl: When shopping for these beautiful pearls you will encounter three questions, is it natural, cultured or imitation? The most valuable pearls occur in the wild and are very rare. These are referred to as natural pearls. The most sold currently are the cultured pearls otherwise farmed from oysters and freshwater mussles. Imitation pearls are easily distinguishes as they do not have the high quality iridescence but are an inexpensive alternative. Pearls are cultured to use in jewelry as well as ornament on clothing (specially gowns and wedding dresses) They are also crushed to be used in cosmetics, paint and medicine.