Crystal Healing can be used together with the tuning forks to enhance the treatment and help achieve a state of harmony with body, mind and spirit. At Acupuncture & Beauty, all sound treatments are integrated through colour therapy with The Acutonics 7 Gems, which each correspond to a particular Chakra. These tools are excellent for use on the chakras, and on specific points where the energetic of the gemstone enhances the vibratory frequency of the tuning fork. Crystals are channeled and transmitted through the Universal Life Force because they resonate at different frequencies and are associated with different colours. The following crystals are used with tuning forks to harmonise and balance chakras or on its own to help us tap into our natural self-healing abilities, promoting optimal physical, mental and spiritual well-being. Other crystals are also used on the body to balance energies.
The Acutonics 3 treasures, which also refer to the embodiment of Heaven, Earth and Humanity, are used to enhance life, health and well-being. By using these treasures the Taoists believe it will help one achieve immortality.
Herkimer Diamond stone – This is able to activate and energise. It is an influential force that will help one access a state of attunement. It is used with the other gems to amplify their effects.
Its octahedral double pyramid diamond shape refracts light internally, generating a powerful prismatic effect. These diamonds help bring about a harmony of energy throughout the body, promoting self-acceptance and working as an excellent anti-depressant stone. This gem is used to energetically activate other gems to release stress, relax the body, mind and spirit and encourage the body’s smooth flow of energy or qi.
Rose Quartz stone – Promotes heart healing on all levels, reinforces self-love, facilitates healing through connection to self-worth and deserving. Fosters forgiveness and compassion within and without, quells fear, soothes grief, loneliness, heartache and fear. Opens the heart chakra and promotes peace, happiness, and unconditional love.
Carnelian stone – Can be used for any sacral chakra issues. It stimulates, alleviates, balances the woman’s reproductive system, revitalises the core and strengthens the low back. It is a stimulus for creativity and associated with the lower back and the second chakra.
Jade stone – Promotes balance, peace, harmony, and is identified with the heart. It is ideal for facial protocols because of its natural calming effect, promoting relaxation, reducing stress, and enhancing the ability to dream and to make our dreams take form. Jade also represents healing and hope and helps us recognise what is most important for others and ourselves.
Humanity/Energy/Qi – This is the life force, breath, stamina, magnetism and strength. It is energy on the verge of becoming matter, it is greater than oneself and represents all that we feel and hold most scared in life.
Red Garnet Stone – This is the stone of health, it can help clear negative energies from the chakras. It helps to promote unconditional love and devotion, bridge differences and unites the blood of humanity as one heart. The heart chakra is the gateway to this energy. It is also used to balance the energy between the emotional and physical body. It represents faith, love, loyalty and passion; it helps lift your self-esteem and erase constant feelings of guilt, anger directed at yourself and self-degradation.
This sacred stone helps you to access expansiveness, awareness and often worn as a talisman to promote victory, peace and tranquillity. It supports the lungs and regulates the heart on all levels, emotional, physical and spiritual. It also supports blood flow due to its red colour.
Earth/Essence/Jing – This is the potential for good health, longevity and success. At the genetic level the Jing represents bone and marrow and is ruled by the Kidney essence. This is our cosmic blueprint, our innate and transcendent creativity.
Yellow Citrine Stone – This stone is associated with stability, reliability, self-confidence and grounding. It does not hold or accumulate negative energy. It is called the stone of abundance and supports the manifestation on the physical plane, and helps an individual access their personal power. It encourages openness, which is needed to tackle emotional stagnancy in relationships. Citrine helps support and develop emotional maturity, especially those going through periods of instability in their emotional life. The bright yellow colour is believed to promote prosperity and lift the spirits.
This stone can be used to enhance creative energy and spirit at the core. It is excellent to balance yin and yang as it activates, energises and provides a sense of clarity and brightens the way. It activates the solar plexus chakra and helps balance digestive issues. It can be used on the Crown chakra to awaken the higher mind and provide a gateway to essence.
Heaven/Spirit/Shen – The shen represents one’s spirit. It is the light that emanates from one’s eyes, the divine connection that helps you to form a bridge between heaven and earth. Shen requires you to be present to move beyond preoccupation, grudges, blame or problems, and foster a sense of timelessness, which the Taoists believe can help you perceive immortality and longevity.
Purple Amethyst Stone – A meditation stone that calms the mind and provides access to a transcendent state. It opens and activates the crown chakra, balances the energies of the physical, emotional and mental bodies. It is the breath of life and peace. Used to protect and transform physical attacks and negative energy into something positive and loving.
Amethyst is used to calm the spirit and promote balance within the head and brain, to relieve over-thinking, headaches, and connect with the higher mind. Used to assist in assimilating new information and activate the crown chakra providing a gateway to the Divine spirit.
Seven colour healing with crystals
Crystals can be used during a treatment to balance the whole chakra system. A stone corresponding to each chakra area will give a boost of its own vibration without altering its energies, bringing harmony, balance and strength to the whole body.
Red Jasper (Root Chakra): This is put near the base of the spine. It is a very nurturing stone that gently stimulates the base chakra. It is able to ground and re-energise the ground energy. It provides protection and strengthens your boundaries. Used during times of stress and conflict, it is able to calm the emotions and assist with courage, determination, assertiveness and self honesty.
Orange Carnelian (Sacral Chakra): This is used on the lower abdomen. A high energy and stabilising stone, it is good to restore vitality, stimulating creativity and encouraging steadfastness. It helps with shock, trauma, sorrow and depression. It clears negativity and allows the heart to open and love. Good for grounding and anchoring in the present moment.
Yellow Jade (Solar Plexus): Placed between the navel and the rib-cage, this stone energises and stimulates the mellow way. It brings about joy, happiness and stabilises personality. It releases negative thoughts, soothes the mind and aids emotional release, especially irritability and stress. It can stimulate ideas and awaken hidden knowledge. It promotes self-sufficiency, purity and harmony. It is an excellent Kidney stone.
Green Aventurine (Heart Chakra): Placed in the centre of the chest, this green stone is a general harmoniser that heals and protects the heart chakra. It defuses negative thoughts and situations, calms the emotions and assists in emotional recovery. It promotes tranquillity, well-being, compassion and empathy. The stone helps enhance leadership qualities, decisiveness and creativity. It is good for the adrenals, lungs, sinuses, heart, muscular and urogenital systems.
Pink rose quartz (Heart Chakra): This stone that can be used for added emotional clearing. It is known for unconditional love and for purifying and opening the heart chakra. It heals the heart, releases unexpressed emotions and heartache and is comforting, calming and reassuring. Used in crisis, it strengthens empathy, sensitivity and helps with self-love, self-worth, self-forgiveness, acceptance, trust and loving others. It strengthens the physical heart and circulatory systems.
Blue Sodalite (Third Eye Chakra): Placed at the base of the throat, at the top of the breastbone, it aids trust, communication,and integrity and helps one speak their truth. It brings emotional balance and enhances self-esteem, self-acceptance and self-trust. It clears mental confusion, assists intuitive perception and deepens meditation. It can stimulate the pineal gland and third eye.
Purple Amethyst (Throat and Crown Chakra): Powerful protective stone that cleanses the aura and balances physical, mental and emotional bodies. Helps alleviate sadness and grief and good for overcoming addictions and blockages. Enhances meditation, opens intuition and brings spiritual wisdom, insight and awareness. Mentally calming helps you feel less scattered and more focused and enhances the memory. Helps ease headaches and releases tension.
Clear Quartz (Crown Chakra): The stone for the crown chakra rests just above the top of the head. The master healer and used for any condition. It has a cleansing affect on the entire body, harmonising all chakras and aligning subtle bodies. It works at a vibrational level to the individual’s specific energy requirements, and bringing the body into balance. Excellent to unblock energy, aid concentration, unlock memory and good for meditation.