I previously did an article about Chakras+Energy+Crystals, and so this particular article will go a little more in-depth for each Chakra. Below are brief descriptions of each chakra, to help you determine which chakras might need support, and then I'll list my Top 3 Crystals for each!
Root Chakra (red): This chakra is at the base of your spine. It deals with basic survival instincts, feeling safe and secure. When this chakra is unbalanced or stagnant, it can lead to feeling lost, insecure, and anxious, manifesting as anger, lower back pain and hip issues. ***TOP 3 Root Chakra Crystals: Black Tourmaline, Red Jasper, Smoky Quartz
Sacral Chakra (orange): This chakra is located below your naval area, connecting with the pelvic area. It deals with creativity, passion, relationships & sexuality, and the reproductive system. When this chakra is unbalanced or stagnant, it can lead to depression, lack of fulfillment, stressful relationships, or menstrual problems. ***TOP 3 Sacral Chakra Crystals: Garnet, Carnelian, Orange Calcite
Solar Plexus Chakra (yellow): This chakra is located above your naval, in the stomach area. It deals with self-worth, confidence, emotional communication and processing life. When this chakra is unbalanced or stagnant, it can lead to feeling inferior, unworthy, stressed, and various digestion issues. ***TOP 3 Solar Plexus Chakra Crystals: Tiger Eye, Citrine, Yellow Jasper
Heart Chakra (green/pink): This chakra is located in the chest, near your heart and lungs. It deals with love, nurturing, joy, compassion and inner-knowing. When this chakra is unbalanced or stagnant, it can lead to sadness, jealousy, grief, lack of flowing love, as well as lung or upper back issues. ***TOP 3 Heart Chakra Crystals: Rose Quartz, Rhodochrosite, Malachite
Throat Chakra (blue): This chakra is located at the throat, and it is the center of flow and communication. It deals with speaking your truth, inner dialogue, expression and flow of messages between your heart, to your higher self, to your conscious mind. When this chakra is unbalanced or stagnant, it can lead to feeling like you can't speak up, express yourself, or connect with your inner-truth, sometimes leading to throat issues. ***TOP 3 Throat Chakra Crystals: Blue Lace Agate, Sodalite, Amazonite
Third Eye Chakra (Indigo): This chakra is located in the forehead area, between the eyebrows. It deals with intuition, mental processing and envisioning the future. When this chakra is unbalanced or stagnant, it can lead to overthinking, worrying, controlling and sinus or eye problems. ***TOP 3 Third Eye Chakra Crystals: Amethyst, Chariote, Purple Fluorite
Crown Chakra (Violet/White): This chakra is located at the top of your head. It deals with awareness, intuition, and spiritual connection. When this chakra is unbalanced or stagnant, it can lead to confusion, ego-based decisions, narrow-mindedness, lack of spirituality and headaches or dizziness. ***TOP 3 Crown Chakra Crystals: Herkimer Diamond, Clear Quartz, Apophyllite
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Please keep in mind that each person is unique and will connect with crystals a little differently, so use your intuition when selecting crystals for yourself and how you work with them. These recommendations are not a substitute for medical treatments/advice, and it is recommended you consult a health professional for any medical concerns.