Turquoise is one of the most efficient healing stones in the crystal kingdom. Its comforting vibration uplifts our spirit and sense of well-being. Turquoise has been used as an amulet of protection and purification since ancient times. It was believed to protect the wearer from negativity, outside influence and pollutants in the atmosphere. As a balancing stone, Turquoise assists in aligning our Chakras helping to reduce blockages that prevent energy flow. Uniting the earth with the sky, Turquoise also balances the Yin Yang energy within us. Its connection to our Throat Chakra helps releases old thought patterns and embarrassments that are preventing us from expressing ourselves fully. Promoting spiritual attunement, it enhances communication with the spirit world and the physical world. Additionally, Turquoise is a strengthening stone, dissolving self-sabotage and a victim mentality. It promotes self-confidence and emboldens tenacity and courage to resolve our self imposed limitations, doubts and inhibitions head on strengthening our resolve to continue on the path towards enlightenment.