A Crown Chakra crystal, Moonstone has long been the stone of love and fertility, of intuition and magic, protection, and of hope and spiritual purity. Moonstone calms and encourages, teaching us the natural rhythms of life, opening the heart to empathy, and assisting in the acceptance of love.
Moonstone is said to increase one's sensitivity to the Feminine Divine, heighten intuition and open one up to their psychic gifts. It encourages hope and inspiration, allowing us to flow in harmony with our dreams and opening us to serendipity and synchronicity. Moonstone is also said to induce restful sleep and aid in lucid dreaming.
It's a stone of protection for women and children, especially pregnant women and babies. It has been used for centuries to enhance fertility, is also believed to support women's reproductive health all around, from easing menstrual problems to soothing fluctuating hormones and assisting a woman in childbirth. Considered a "stone of the goddess" by some, the moonstone is associated with the moon and the tides, femininity and the subconscious. It helps sync up the rhythms of lunar energy to the rhythms of a woman’s body. Moonstone helps men become more in-tune with the feminine aspects of their nature, and stimulates the right side of the brain, encouraging nonlinear thinking and emotional balance
Rainbow Moonstone has all the properties of white moonstone, with an extra focus on protection, especially psychic protection and especially while asleep and most vulnerable. The rainbow moonstone reacts with a person's own light body to help deflect any negativity and allow the person to sleep peacefully. Many believe that the rainbow moonstone is the most in alignment with Nature and extra-worldly consciousness.