Amethyst is a natural tranquiliser, it relieves stress and strain, soothes irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety. Alleviates sadness and grief, and dissolves negativity. Amethyst activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities.
Wearing an Amethyst crystal is one of the best ways to ensure the crown chakra and third-eye chakra are always inflow.
The gem's purple colors represented purity of spirit. Its purplish and reddish hues represented the chastening and purifying effects of suffering.