Some wearers of lapis lazuli beads wear them in the belief that the beads will protect them from evil, keep the father in the household safe, as well as attract good fortune. These beads are also believed to bring inner piece, tranquility and happiness, while heightening clarity, concentration and instincts of the wearer. Even if you are not a believer yourself, you may nevertheless enjoy the beauty of lapis lazuli beads which make great looking jewelry items. The beads are available in various attractive sizes and shapes including the top drilled skinny beads, round beads, small chip beads and tear drops which are great for making earrings.
Agate stone beads are believed to help in the balancing of yin/ yang energy, enhancing protection, courage, calming and healing. The color of the agate will determine the healing and metaphysical properties of the particular agate stone bead – be it a Botswana agate bead or a Moss agate bead. All agate stone beads generally share certain things in common including the fact that they are believed to enhance creativity as well as strengthen your intellect. It is for this reason that agate stone beads are particularly popular amongst artists and students. Anyone looking for a bit of good luck would therefore probably find it while wearing a jewelry item featuring agate stone beads.