This semi-opaque blue-green variety of feldspar is named after the Amazon River. Amazonite balances feminine and masculine energy. It promotes kindness and practicality. It is an excellent stone for artists and for men. It is a stone of harmony, both within and among people. It is a truth teller and peacemaker, assisting one in communicating true thoughts and feelings. It is considered to be lucky for all your hopes and dreams. Amazonite helps balance the emotions and gives physical stamina. It is helpful in cell regeneration and healing from trauma or injury. Good for gout and arthritis. Helps to prevent hair loss and repair hair and nails.