Gemstone Earring: One Small Way to Express Your
By Sam Serio
Some people have specific color preferences while some
people also like only specific stones, and are energized by being around them. Gemstone
earrings exist so that people may be able to select their jewelry based on their own
preferences, and customize their accessories according to their desires.
Experts in psychic phenomena believe that each gemstone
stands for something. Certain stones perform certain functions, or encourage a specific
aspect of one's personality. For example, wearing garnet is said to help ease the pain of
a bad breakup, or cause jealousy between lovers. Amethyst is said to protect its wearer
against the ill effects of alcohol, slow down intoxication and prevent hangovers.
Turquoise is said to give emotional strength. Jade has always had enormous importance in
Asian civilization; it is said to have the mystical power to protect its wearer against
nightmares and other psychic attacks.
Diamond -- currently the hardest mineral known to man --
is said to stand for strength and purity, which is why it is in demand in gemstone
earrings among both men and women. Emeralds are said to stand for harmony, strength of
heart, and luck with love. Emeralds themselves are rare, and the extremely rare red
emerald is said to be even more valuable than diamonds. Sapphires stand for wisdom, calm
and faith. Finally, rubies stand for passion, excitement, loyalty and sexual pleasure.
Gemstone earrings may also stand for birth months, as some
precious and semi-precious stones are also birthstones. The different birthstones per
month are listed thus:
January - Garnet
February - Amethyst
March - Aquamarine or Bloodstone
April - Diamond
May - Emerald
June - Pearl, Moonstone or Alexandrite
July - Ruby
August - Peridot or Sardonyx
September - Sapphire
October - Opal or Tourmaline
November - Topaz
December - Turquoise, Zircon or Blue Topaz
Different gemstone earrings may lend strength to different
aspects of an individuals personality. Whether or not a person believes in the
mythical and supernatural characteristics and powers associated with these stones, wearing
gemstone earrings nevertheless may feel like the wearer has on a tangible part of his or
her personality that looks good, as well.