Happy New Year! January is the month to get your garnet on! Not only are these pomegranate-colored gems the birthstone for January babies, but they contain powerful physical healing properties that are believed to detoxify and purify. Perfect gems to wear after an overindulgent holiday - right?
This deep red gemstone is named after the latin word 'granatum' which translates to pomegranate seed, and is believed to assist with regeneration and revitalization, specifically with metabolism and libido. It detoxifies the blood, heart and lungs. Plus, as a bonus, it is said to increase prosperity to the wearer! Now that's a win-win!
Garnet can cleanse your body, mind, and spirit, and can make sure that you are functioning at 100% all the time. It’s also known for strengthening your willpower which can be helpful for sticking with those new-year's resolutions! ;)
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*this post has been updated from the original