Moonstone is a stone of new beginnings. As its name suggests, it is strongly connected to moon and to the intuition. Like the moon, the stone is reflective and reminds us that, as the moon waxes, and wanes, so everything is part of a cycle of change. Its most powerful effect is that of calming the emotions.
Moonstone makes conscious the unconscious and promotes intuition and empathy. It encourages lucid dreaming, especially at the time of the full moon.
Psychologically, Moonstone calms overreactions to situations and too emotional triggers, Moonstone is filled with receptive, passive and feminine energy, it balances male-female energies and aids men who want to get in touch with their feminine side.
Emotionally, Moonstone soothes emotional instability and stress, and stabilizes the emotions. It improves emotional intelligence.
Physically, Moonstone powerfully affects the female reproductive cycle and alleviates menstrual-related disease and tension. It is linked to the pineal gland and balances the hormonal system, stabilizes fluid imbalances, and attunes to the bio-rhythmic clock.