Moonstone(moon - stohn)
What is Moonstone?
Moonstone Healing Properties and Benefits
Moonstone Spiritual Properties and Benefits
Moonstone Side Effects
Moonstone Meaning: What Does Moonstone Symbolize?
Types of Moonstones
How To Cleanse Moonstone?
Questions and Answers
Yes, Moonstone crystals are water-safe.
But soaking isn’t recommended, like most crystals, and you should never put Moonstone in salt water.
Yes, you can cleanse or charge Moonstone under the sun due to its moderate MOHS hardness score of 6 to 6.5. But you should keep it away from direct sunlight or harsh heat for prolonged hours.
While natural Moonstone crystals have a bluish glow due to adularescence, some Moonstone crystals can become cloudy from overexposure to heat or sunlight.
Because it has a lower MOHS score than Quartz (in the air), Moonstone crystals can fade with time.
Artificial, or fake, Moonstone looks blurry, hazy, and cloudy, whereas real Moonstone crystals are opaque, transparent, or translucent. You can touch or view it from different angles to distinguish fake Moonstone from an authentic Moonstone.
Geminis and Virgos should avoid Moonstone crystals unless your astrologer recommends it. It may otherwise cause overexcitement, rudeness, obsession, or anxiety.
Keeping a Moonstone in the western corner of your home attracts success and luck in your academic or professional career.
You should wear Moonstone jewelry on your left hand to attract wealth, harmony, and peace.
The ring finger is considered the best place to wear Moonstone, as it attracts marital bliss, wisdom, love, and peace to the wearer.
Historically, Moonstone is considered phenomenal when worn on Mondays. As Monday is Moon’s Day, wearing Moonstone jewelry on Monday attracts good luck and fortune.
The cost of Moonstone crystals varies by their characteristics, like adularescence. Usually, the cost of a Moonstone ranges between $5 to $50 per carat.
Interactions with Moonstone
Moonstone vs. Opalite
Moonstone and Opalite look and feel the same because their metaphysical properties are similar. Hence, you can wear them together or easily substitute one another.
|Chakras||Crown, Third Eye, Heart, and Root||Third Eye|
|MOHS||6 to 6.5||5.5 to 6.5|
Moonstone vs. Labradorite
The ruling planets of Moonstone (Moon) and Labradorite (Jupiter) are friends with each other, so you can wear Moonstone with Labradorite without any side effects, conflicts, or negativity.
|Chakras||Crown, Third Eye, Heart, and Root||Crown, Third Eye, and Throat|
|MOHS||6 to 6.5||7|
Moonstone vs. Pearl
Pearl is a powerful crystal to substitute or wear with Moonstones because they’re both ruled by the same planet and element. They go well together as jewelry and help to balance the higher and lower chakras simultaneously.
|Chakras||Crown, Third Eye, Heart, and Root||Crown, Third Eye, Sacral, and Heart|
|MOHS||6 to 6.5||2.5 to 4.5|