Prosperity, Imagination and Happiness
Citrine is a transparent, yellow variety of Quartz, ranging in colour from pale to golden yellow, honey or almost brown. Citrine crystals are formed when purple amethyst undergoes heat treatment.
Found naturally in Brazil, Africa, Madagascar, Spain, Russia, France, Scotland and USA, this gemstone has been an ornamental gem for civilisations as early as 300 B.C.
Known as the "Merchant’s Stone" or the "Success Stone", the Citrine properties of wealth and abundance are some of its most well known. It will draw all the fantastic things in life to you and attract both professional and personal success. Citrine crystals carry the energy of money, and having this crystal in your life will attract prosperity and abundance to you.
Speaking about love and relationships, Citrine will draw out negative forces in your life and bring the peace and quiet that you need. When you have silence, it will allow you to hear your thoughts and feel your emotions.
Citrine will also support you to overcome your fear of responsibility. It will encourage you to be open to new experiences and keep a positive attitude. It will inspire you to remain optimistic in any kind of situation.
Other citrine properties are linked to the creative process. Wheater natural or heated, citrine is said to activate the imagination. It enhances mental clarity and allows for the flow of ideas.
Citrine opens the higher mind to accept joy in one's life. Releasing anger and negative feelings. It's an excellent crystal for overcoming depression - it raises self-esteem and by letting go of the past allows one to move forward more optimistically, enjoying new experiences and explorations.
In the mental arena, citrine enhances mental clarity, confidence, and willpower. The mental clarity and confidence support bringing increased creativity and honesty.
Citrine enhances physical stamina and energy, supports the endocrine system, and encourages proper metabolism. It helps keep skin, nails, and hair healthy and is suitable for relieving skin irritations and allergies, especially those caused by food or chemical intolerances.