Unakite was first discovered in the United States in the Unakas mountains of North Carolina from which it gets its name. It can be found on the shores of Lake Superior. Unakite exists in various shades of green and pink and is usually mottled in appearance. Green and pink spotted granite contains green epidote and feldspar.
Among crystal healing practitioners, unakite is used to support convalescence from illness. It is also believed to affect the reproductive system, healthy pregnancy and the growth of skin and hair.
Unakite is associated with two chakras: to the third eye chakra for its use in vision and scrying and to the heart chakra for its ability to balance emotions. It is not a current birthstone, but it has been historically assigned to March. It is also thought to offer patience and balance to Capricorn and Scorpio.
The colours are associated with healing the heart. Unakite is said to lift spirits - this is the gemstone to help one see the beauty in life. It is also used to uncover deception. Unakite encourages self-love, self-acceptance and compassion. Promotes psychic vision when placed on the third eye. Sends out peaceful vibes. Helps regulate the metabolism, circulation and heart function. Aids development for a healthy pregnancy. Stimulates growth of soft tissues and hair.
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