Amethyst can be found in a number of colours and the depth of colour also varies depending on the part of the world that it is found.  It also fades when left in direct sunlight for long periods of time.

Physical, emotional, psychological pain, decision-making, recurrent nightmares, geopathic stress, protection against thieves, anger, rage, fear, anxiety, grief, neural transmission, dreams, alcoholism, hormone production, endocrine system, metabolism, cleansing and eliminating organs,immune system, blood, headache, bruises, injuries, swellings, burns, hearing disorders, lungs, respiratory tract, skin complaints, cellular disorders, digestive tract, regulating flora, removing parasites, reabsorption of water, insomnia, psychiatric conditions other than paranoia or schizophrenia.

Defined as a mineral that ‘makes a person better, disperses bad thoughts ,and brings good commonsense and makes one mild and gentle’.