Agate strengthens heart;gives balance, vitality and joy; attracts prosperity; raises self-esteem. Helps lungs, depression, lethargy, throat, skin and tumors. Certain agates have additional properties. Blue lace is suited to gentle people and is especially good for arthritis, eyes and digestion. Botswana can aid those who want to quit smoking. Crazy Lace helps balance energies; heightens awareness; promotes laughter and aids with games. Lake Superior Agate helps self-confidence, reasoning and aids in mystical exploration. Moss Agate is good for hypoglycemia and helps channel energies. It grounds, aids strength and helps with eye problems. Amazonite brings luck; soothes the brain and nervous system; helps filter information; aids expression and is good for those involved in the arts. Amber draws out disease and neutralizes negative energy; protects, grounds and adds stability and strength; helps brain, lungs, thyroid, spleen, inner eye and neurological tissue, It allows body to heal itself; helps with depression; also helps with fertility, impotency, and heightens sensual enjoyment. Amethyst assists in changing consciousness; gives sincerity; attracts love and affection; gives peace of mind; dissolves negativity; increases clairvoyance and intuition; dissolves fatty tissue. It helps anxiety, negative habits, scattered energies, insomnia, and imbalance; helps overcome addictions and aids in sobriety. Apache Tear protects and brings good luck. This is a type of obsidian (also listed) Aventurine helps increase originality; aids perception; gives emotional tranquility and positive attitude; opens and heals heart; help heal psychosomatic illness, childhood trauma, anxiety, skin disease and strengthens eyesight.Bloodstone gives energy, inspiration and creativity; brings prosperity; increases courage and wisdom; improves concentration and mental balance. It helps kidneys, blood, weak stomach, conception, tumor and sexual organs. Carnelian stimulates and releases energy; increases magnetism, desire,luck and prosperity; energizes love of natural things and brings patience. It helps enzyme imbalance, liver toxicity, and lethargy. Chrysopras helps achieve insight, aids calmness and stimulates creativity; shields against negative energies; brings happiness; enhances fertility and guards sexually transmitted diseases. It's good for gout, eye problems, rheumatism and mental illness.