Crystal Guidance: Crystal Tips and Prescriptions - Cholesterol. Top Recommended Crystals:Yellow Fluorite or Green Aventurine. Additional Crystal Recommendations: Magnesite or Chrysoberyl. Cholesterol is associated with the Heart chakra.
Alexandrite Lake Manyara, Tanzania. V-twin Alexandrite crystal, gemmy with good crystal form. Chunky floater crystal with no damage or points of attachment. Purple and green color. These were found some time ago and have not been seen since. thumbnail - 1.3 x 1.1 x 0.6 cm
Chrysoberyl is composed of beryllium aluminum oxide and is colorless when in its pure form. Trace amounts of iron color the mineral yellow (as seen here), brown, and green. Chrysoberyl is an extremely hard and durable mineral. It is most commonly found as greenish-yellow crystals. Although better known for the rare and valuable cat's eye and alexandrite varieties, chrysoberyl is also cut into such attractive gems as this 114.25 carat stone from Minas Gerais, Brazil.
June Birthstone: Alexandrite. A curious gemstone that changes colour from purple to green. Alexandrite is a Chrysoberyl gemstone, formed deep in the earths crust. It was named in honour of Tzar Alexander II of Russia after being discovered in the Ural Mountains in the 1800's. Another birthstone for June is pearl.