Garnet is a deep brown or intense maroon with an exterior resembling smashed glass. When put under direct sunlight, this gem can reflect tints of dark red.
Garnet is the stone of strong, intense feelings. It is said to represent purification and love. This fierce stone helps to balance the energy within, stimulate rooted desires, and uplift one’s attitude. In addition, this stone is said to heal emotional barriers and promote courage and hope. Garnet can help to balance the energy system and inspire mood improvements. Use Garnet to increase positivity and well being in all aspects of life.
This stone is especially good for those in a romantic relationship. Look to this stone to reduce arguments, create healthier communication, and promote intimate love. It revitalizes feelings and enhances sexuality, bringing warmth, devotion, understanding, trust, sincerity and honesty to a relationship. Garnet controls anger, especially toward the self, in turn encouraging self love.