This first aid guide to treating common ailments focuses on just 12 stones that cover a wide range of applications. The guide shows the reader how to identify the right stone for each ailment--the index lists more than 300 specific complaints, including those that occur frequently, such as: allergies, coughs, headaches, hormonal complaints, minor injuries, sunburn, stomach ache and toothache. This is your own home pharmacy in portable, pocket form. Divided into 12 chapters, one for each stone, the guide explains many illnesses and complaints in clear, concise, understandable language and suggests the appropriate stone for each ailment and how to use it.
This practical, handy guide distills the essence of our current understanding of healing with gemstones. The 12 stones selected will help the reader maintain their health and heal both their body and mind.
"A beautifully produced crystal handbook and guide for the crystal healer. Whether you are a novice or more experienced, this book has a universal appeal. Twelve crystals with their healing applications are offered which shed light on numerous conditions. Highly recommended." * Michael Eastwood, author of Crystal Oversoul Attunement Cards and Unfolding Our Light *
"A great little book which fits nicely in your pocket or bag. Colour photos accompany each crystal and its application description. Tips and other cystal suggestions make this an invaluable possession for any would-be crystal healer or for keeping by you as an essential tool in your first-aid kit." * Bill Anderton, Pilgrims mbs *
"Twelve Essential Healing Crystals will be of interest to professional healers as well as to those working on issues of self-healing. It gives us a pocket pharmacy for common aliments. The book focuses on 12 stones that can help with issues such as allergies, rashes, headaches, pain and healing wounds. There are beautiful colour photos as well as a ton of information packed into a small, easy-to-hold-and-use paperback book You will want to keep this on hand after studying it for basic information." * New Spirit Journal *
"As promised, Michael Gienger introduces readers to a set of twelve crystals which can be used individually or in combination to help provide relief from the symptoms of everything from joint problems, to stress headaches, to the common cold. Suggestions for applying the crystals are provided and full page photos of each of them make it easy for readers to recognize the stones." * Anna Jedrziewski, Retailing Insight *
This handy little guide covers all the most common ailments and a few others besides. Each chapter highlights one main stone and its key benefits, and also suggests others that may be helpful. No more overwhelm - gets straight to the point. Great addition to anyone's medicine cabinet. * Claire Williams, Paradigm Shift *
"The Twelve Essential Healing Crystals book is a potent little first aid manual. It offers concise, compact, and comprehensive advice on using twelve essential gemstones for common ailments. The key is to have a small selection of gemstones that can produce reliable results without having to invest in a deluge of every kind of stone. Each chapter hones in on a stones specific therapy values and a variety of ailments and circumstances they can be applied to. For instance, amethyst is beneficial for tension headaches or eye strain. It's suggested that you glide a piece of amethyst over the head and down the neck with calm brushing movements. You work on the whole head, repeating this step three to four times. It worked quite well on a family member. It has vivid colorful images and easy to follow instructions. I was so surprised at all the uses each stone has. This book is a must have." * Lilac, Pawsitiveliving *
Twelve Healing Crystals: a pocket pharmacy Allergies and rashes - Aquamarine. Other healing crystals. Uses. Stomach and digestion - Agate. Other healing crystals. Uses. Inflammation and sunburn - Aventurine. Other healing crystals. Uses. Heart and circulation - Rose quartz. Other healing crystals. Uses. Hormonal complaints - Moonstone. Other healing crystals. Uses. Coughs, sniffles and hoarseness - Heliotrope (bloodstone, jasper). Other healing crystals. Uses. Bones and joints - Calcite. Other healing crystals. Uses. Headaches and tension - Amethyst. Other healing crystals. Uses. Muscles and tendons - Magnesite. Other healing crystals. Uses. Nerves and senses - Rock crystal. Other healing crystals. Uses. Pain - Tourmaline (schorl). Other healing crystals. Uses. Healing injuries and wounds - Rhodonite. Other healing crystals. Uses. Healing effects A - Z Healing crystals A - Z Appendix Author biography. Acknowledgements. Picture credits. Bibliography. The New Lexicon of Healing Crystals. Useful addresses.