This beautiful pale blue-green stone is said by ancient lore to be the treasure of the mermaids! Aquamarine carries the powers to balance, stabilize and regulate the mental, emotional and physical aspects of its user. Aquamarine helps people become down-to-earth, loving and selfless. Aquamarine was believed in ancient times to counteract the forces of darkness and to invite the protection and favour of the spirits of light. It is a wonderful crystal to use in meditation as it invokes high states of consciousness and spiritual awareness. It also encourages service to humanity.