Sunstone is variety of feldspar that harbors an orange, peachy and/or reddish color and that often has golden sparkling flakes (often called schiller) from hematite, Goethite, Pyrite or copper inclusions. It's a stone of lightness, happiness, joy and masculine energy. It helps bring more of the sun's energy, strength and vitality into your life and helps lift depressed moods.
Sunstone enables and enhances it’s wearer with self healing powers. It stimulates the vegetative, autonomic nervous system and enhances the harmonious functioning of all the body’s organs. It is quite helpful in cases of exhaustion due to lack of sleep.
It will treat chronic sore throats and relieves the pain of stomach ulcers. It is quite successful on Seasonal Affective Disorder (or SAD), it is also known to relieve cartilage problems, rheumatism and general aches and pains.
Sunstone will lift depression and free it’s wearer from feelings of discrimination and failure as well as images of an ‘evil world’. Sunstone easily increases a sense of self-esteem as well as self-worth.
Sunstone is particularly beneficial when used in the sun, sunshine, or sunlight.