Aquamarine reduces inflammation and soothes irritated tissues. Bolsters our sense of courage while calming and soothing feelings of fear, was traditionally used as a protection stone for travel over water – hence its name. Shields the aura and aligns the chakras. Highly protective during pregnancy, it helps to guard both mother and baby from harm. Discourages miscarriage. Aquamarine is helpful to sore throats, irritated tissues due to allergies, swollen glands and thyroid problems. It regulates hormones and growth while boosting immunity. Builds courage in times of emotional overwhelm or anxiety to see a mission through to its end.