Gemstone Candles - Citrine
In our last blog post, we got into the Gemstone : Tiger's Eye - which is infused into our vibrant Citrine and Tiger's Eye Soy Candle. Citrine happens to be the second Gemstone that you will find in the candle so, let's talk about what this beauty represents and how to use it!
Citrine is quite the stunning Gemstone with the tones of yellow-orange, which has been around for many years. It is a popular Quartz Gemstone that is known to be used for welcoming positivity and prosperity. In addition to that, Citrine could help one balance their emotions and carry in a joyful perspective, promote happiness, provoke a surge of energy and bring about mental clarity.
The History of Citrine - Citrine Crystals were discovered between 300-150 BC in Scotland and Ancient Greece, where they were used as decorative Gems. Alongside, Citrine has been found in places like the Ural Mountains in Russia, Madagascar and Kazakhstan. In regards to mining in today's time, Citrine is found in Uruguay and Brazil. In reference to history, these precious Crystals were known as the merchants' Gemstone as people believed it attracted wealth. Healers would also use Citrine to purify the toxicity in the body and it was known to help with circulation of blood and the immune system. An interesting fact that people of these ancient times used the Gemstone for was to help get rid of venomous snakes!
Benefits and Healing properties of Citrine - Citrine is known to significantly assist with emotional healing and for strengthening one's self-esteem. It has been said that a Citrine Gemstone brings a positive flow of energy into your body. Physically, the Crystal may help with improving one's strength along with digestion. Citrine could assist with wealth and may help obtain commercial success. Perhaps carrying the Gem in your wallet or purse might just attract the energies of luck!
To add to the physical properties of Citrine, it could help enhance one's inner light and allow the flow of creativity and imagination. With relationships, the Crystal may help with understanding the other and cohesiveness. Citrine could be used as a shield against jealousy to protect relationships as well. In therapies that encourage metabolism, directing personal power, and more - Citrine is used in the healing process. One that wears a Citrine Gemstone - say in a necklace or incorporated into a ring, may feel empowered and allows for the individual to take control of their life. Spiritual and physical ease may also come to fruition by wearing it.
Citrine and the Chakras - When it comes to manifesting and personal will, Citrine is known to be a crucial Gemstone. As this Crystal carries the power of the sun, it stimulates the chakras and that helps to clear the mind. In particular, Citrine could help with balancing the solar plexus chakra and is usually associated with the sacral chakra as well. The solar plexus chakra is helpful with manifestation and the balancing of it is important for a creative individual.
That is Citrine for you! We hope this post was informative and has left you inspired to learn more about the awe and beauty of Gemstones. For some beautiful aromas and energies of positivity and luck - be sure to check out our Citrine and Tiger's Eye Soy Candle!
- Maison Rose