Tourmaline is one of the world’s most popular gemstones and is easy to find in jewelry stores. Well-formed tourmaline crystals are also valued by mineral specimen collectors.
The color of some Tourmaline can be enhanced through heat treatment. Some greenish stones can be made deep green, some brownish-red stones can be made red, and some light pink stones can be made colorless through heating.
Tourmaline has a strong calming effect that will offer relief from stress. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the events in your life, the energies of Tourmaline will give you respite from the hustle and bustle. Tourmaline will promote kindness and tolerance. It will also help you reconcile opposites so that you can achieve balance. It will also inspire creativity and a high level of productivity.