Aventurine comes in many colors and the different inclusions is what gives Aventurine all its unique colors. From Fuchsite for Green Aventurine, Dumortierite for Blue Aventurine, Goethite and/or Hematite for Red and Pink Aventurine, Pyrite for Yellow Aventurine and Orange Aventurine, as well as Lepidolite for the purple variety of Aventurine. In addition to this, Mica inclusions is what sets Aventurine apart and gives it a sparkly appearance.
In general, Aventurine is an excellent stone to use when gridding areas against geopathic stress or to absorb EMF "smog" and other environmental pollutants. Aventurine can help to stabilize one's state of mind when things seem chaotic or out of focus. Feel stuck? Aventurine helps to open up the mind to endless alternatives and possibilities. Aventurine is a stone of creativity. It also soothes and calms the emotions and can be a great help for reducing stress, especially before and during exams/tests. Aventurine balances Yin/Yang energies and guards against “psychic vampires” from draining one’s energy.
Physically, use Aventurine to help with disorders of the heart, lungs, adrenal glands, and muscles.
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Lepidolite is made up of Mica and Lithium. Lepidolite is literally crystallized Lithium, the same mineral used in antidepressant medication, but in its pure form as it comes out of the earth.
This is a lavender and purple crystal that ranges from translucent to opaque. It often forms in thin sheets or flaky layers. Lepidolite has a pearly or glassy luster that at times may appear greasy, sparkly, or resinous.
Known as "the stone of transition", Lepidolite helps to shift and restructure old energy patterns, bringing light and hope to a situation. Carry Lepidolite with you when you need to balance your emotions with your intellect.
Lepidolite works with all of the chakras, especially the Heart, Third-Eye, and Crown Chakras. Lepidolite crystals can help you open up to receiving higher vibrations from the higher realms into the subconscious, transferring these vibrations into the conscious through the Third-Eye Chakra, and integrating them into the center of truth via the Heart Chakra.
Use Lepidolite for metaphysical work with the Heart and Crown Chakras, and to reduce stress associated with change.
Lepidolite brings balance and inner peace, helping one to see reasons behind any negative experiences, so they can improve on them. Lepidolite promotes spiritual transcendence and cosmic awareness, particularly assisting in the course of meditation and/or prayer.
Lepidolite is known to alleviate depression, bringing serenity from the knowledge that the Universe will always provide. The soothing energy of Lepidolite can be used to help those suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Lepidolite can also be an ally to a parent of a child with ADHD, or hyperactivity. Sleep disorders, such as insomnia, can be greatly reduced by utilizing Lepidolite.
Lepidolite is good for helping to absorb electromagnetic pollution and is said to work best for this when placed next to the computer.
Ameliorating ailments involving the nervous system, Lepidolite can help those with Alzheimer's and epilepsy.
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Mica forms in layered sheets, flakes, or plates, much like pages of a book. It usually has a sheen or sparkle to it and may have a glassy to pearly luster. The most common form of Mica is known as Muscovite and other varieties include Anandite, Fuchsite and Lepidolite.
Because of its insulating properties, it has been used in technological areas, as well as home building and appliances. As such, Mica can protect against negative energy. It can balance the earth’s energies and is useful to have near areas that are prone to earthquakes.
Mica shields against jealousy, anger and violence. Use it at work when you want to shield your coworkers against your personal life/problems. Mica keeps the peace in drama-prone households.
Physically, use Mica to help with insomnia. It can benefit the digestive system and intestines. Mica keeps blood sugar levels steady; aides with dehydration; improves concentration and memory; improves stamina and strength.