Aquamarine is a variety of beryl coloured by iron impurities. It is the official birthstone for those born in March. This stone that ranges from light to dark blue derives its name from a latin word that means seawater.
In healing circles it is a stone of courage and mystics, excellent for meditation. Enhances clarity of mind: tranquilizing, uplifting, openness, creativity, communication, self awareness and confidence. Stimulates, activates and cleanses the throat chakra. Aids creative self expression. Releases anxiety, fear and restlessness.