Naz's Crystal Horoscopes 27th August - 2nd September 2017

Naz's Crystal Horoscopes 27th August - 2nd September 2017

Aries: Bloodstone

Synonymous with courage and protection, this spellbinding crystal was highly prized during medieval times, and was even thought to remove the venom from poisonous snakebites! Like this beautiful crystal - which so selflessly heals and protects us from danger - this enchanting crystal suggests someone around you may hurt you with their venomous words or snake-y behaviour this week. Protect your heart and mind from their venomous side by keeping a Bloodstone by your side.

Taurus: Selenite

Named after the bewitching Moon Goddess Selene, this stunning crystal suggests you may see a darker side to someone around you this week. Shocking revelations about friends, family members and ex partners could leave you feeling very unsettled, and you may need to distance yourself from a very unpredictable person too. Shield yourself from their lies and negativity - and bathe yourself in peace and serenity - by keeping a Selenite crystal nearby.

Gemini: Chrysocolla

Captivating people's hearts and minds for centuries, this beautiful crystal was highly revered by the Native Americans - who believed the gem would watch over them (like an angel), and gently heal their sadness and sorrow. Like this beautiful crystal - which is so easily broken - this enchanting crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very fragile this week. Memories from the past may leave you feeling very vulnerable, and someone's thoughtless words could upset you too.

Cancer: Moldavite

This mesmerising crystal is synonymous with the Goddess of Spring, Persephone - who is thought to have been abducted into the Underworld by an evil God! Like this beautiful goddess - who was so easily fooled by another person's charm - this enchanting crystal suggests someone may try to fool you with their charming behaviour too this week. Protect yourself from their shiny exterior - as there could be something darker on the interior - by keeping a Moldavite nearby.

Leo: Black Tourmaline

This captivating crystal has bewitched the hearts of everyone - from actresses and singers, to shamans and healers - for centuries, and is thought to be one of Victoria Beckham's favourite crystals! Often associated with the Chinese Empress Tzu Hsi - who is thought to have single-handedly controlled the Chinese government for more than 50 years! - it suggests there may be a power struggle between you and someone around you this week. Keep calm and carry on by keeping a Black Tourmaline nearby.

Virgo: Halite

Thought to soothe and calm our thoughts and emotions - and fill our hearts with warmth and affection - this enchanting crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very emotional this week. Fears about the future, insecurities about friends and loved ones, and regrets about the past may leave you feeling very tearful, and someone's distant behaviour could leave you feeling very anxious too. Soothe your heart and mind - and cast your fears aside - by keeping a Halite by your side.

Libra: Lapis Lazuli

This beautiful crystal is synonymous with the Sumerian Goddess of Desire, Inanna - who is thought to have been so desperate to become the most powerful deity in the world, she resorted to stealing from the other gods! Like this power hungry goddess - who even tried to steal the Underworld from her own sister! - this enchanting crystal suggests someone around you could try to steal your limelight too this week. Shield yourself from their jealousy and greed by keeping a Lapis Lazuli nearby.

Scorpio: Peridot

With a rich and fascinating history - dating back to 1,500 BC - this captivating crystal was cherished dearly by the Ancient Egyptians, who believed it could help them with everything - from curing their thirst and protecting them from danger, to guarding them from spirits and helping them feel happier! Synonymous with protection, it suggests you may need to protect yourself from your own toxic thoughts this week. Wave goodbye to your insecurity by wearing a Peridot daily.

Sagittarius: Apatite

This enchanting crystal is often associated with the Greek Earth Goddess Gaia - who is thought to have been so distraught when her husband tried to hurt her children, she convinced her son to kill him! Like this selfless goddess - who put the children she loved before anyone else - this beautiful crystal suggests you may need to protect a loved one from someone around them this week. Send them your love by placing an Apatite crystal by their photo, or holding one by your heart.

Capricorn: Ametrine

Like this stunning crystal - which so beautifully combines the magical powers of two of the world's most enchanting crystals - this bewitching crystal suggests you may need to reach out to someone around you for their help and support this week. Overwhelming support from friends, colleagues and loved ones may leave you feeling very emotional, and an act of kindness from a stranger could take your breath away too. Wash your worries away by carrying an Apatite each day.

Aquarius: Amber

Prized for centuries, this beautiful crystal was once thought to be the sacred tears of gods, and is often referred to as the 'gem of the grieving or lonely'. Synonymous with love, healing and recovery, it suggests you may find yourself mourning the loss or absence of someone you love and miss this week. Memories of departed loved ones, ex partners and first loves could leave you feeling very tearful, and you may find yourself feeling very sensitive too.

Pisces: Howlite

Like the loving embrace of a parent who loves you - or comforting words of a friend who understands you - this beautiful crystal is thought to gently relax our hearts and minds, and help us cast our fears aside. Known as the 'stone of inner peace and calming', it suggests you may find yourself feeling very anxious, insecure or self critical this week. Comparisons with others, fears about the future and insecurities about loved ones could leave you feeling very drained, and someone's selfish behaviour could upset you too.

For more information about crystals, order Naz's crystal book, The Essential Guide to Crystals