SeleniteSelenite is a soft, translucent mineral that is a more clear form of gypsum. The selenite I see most often is white (colorless), but it also occurs in blue, green, brown or a grayish color.
Selenite Used for Healing
- Selenite has a reputation for clearing and strengthening the spine (some crystal shops have selenite "tree trunks" for customers to rest on)
- Selenite is used to cleanse the aura and to remove negativity from the energy field
- Selenite has been used to de-stress and energize
Disclaimer: Information about crystal healing is not intended as medical advice or a substitute for professional medical care. My gemstone healing articles are a quick introduction to traditional beliefs that specific crystals and gemstones can be used in ways that go beyond simple body decor. If you are reading this page, you must be interested in crystal healing; for more in-depth information, consult with an alternative health care practitioner or enroll in a crystal therapy course of study.
For more information, visit: About.com's Holistic Healing Web site.