The reason why crystals and gemstones are wonderful and powerful healing tools are because of what science calls its piezoelectric effect. Crystals and gemstones react to the electricity that is coursing through our body, and if the energy is slow, the constant electrical vibrations of the stones will help to harmonize, balance, and stimulate these energies.
Healing stones absorb and balance the energy in your chakras. Working with healing stones may help you find the strength and courage to find the help you need for a physical or mental problem you may be experiencing. Sometimes you will loose them or they will break into pieces, all that means is that you are done with that particular stones healing properties, or it has absorbed too much negative energy. Healing and curing are different. Curing focuses on the needs of the physical body and seeks to relieve its symptoms and discomfort. Healing focuses on the needs of the soul and seeks to transform the root causes behind illnesses. Healing provides spiritual enlightenment to shine a light in the right direction, so that you may take steps towards a better you.
Facts you should know about stones healing
It is best to use stones for physical healing with a professional with caution and practice. If you are using gemstones on yourself or helping a friend, it is best to work slowly and keep a written record of each treatment as to how long stone was left on the body and exactly where on the body it was placed. Some stones should not touch the body, but only be used about an inch or two above it. Before using, research and understand each stone. In any type of healing, set stones are better set in silver. Gemstones used in healings can be tumbled or cut. Stone healing should be done in conjunction with orthodox medical treatment.