Aquamarine is a member of the beryl family. This stone is known for its blue to blue-green color. The name comes from the Latin for “sea water,” and aquamarine folklore is usually tied to sailors and the sea. Aquamarine is the birthstone for March and it’s a popular gem that wears well, is readily available, and moderately priced.
Being known as a stone of courage and fortitude that can bring great power, Aquamarine assists with quick intellectual response. It brings inner peace, hope and self-love, gives shielding for the aura, and is said to bring angels for their guidance and protection. As such, it is an excellent crystal for meditation. Aquamarine is used metaphysically to dispel anger and fear.
In crystal healing lore Aquamarine is helpful for healing GERD, chronic fatigue, the endocrine system, eyes and eyesight, fluid retention, headaches, intestinal disorders, the nervous system, phobias, teeth and gums.
Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information.