Each of these beads have healing properties of their own, here are some short descriptions:*Carnelian is an energy booster. It helps the insecure person to find strength within them so they can come into their own. *Orange Topaz stimulates self-confidence and self-use of talent and ability, with humility. It also brings the plan into action, removing barriers, strengthens the nerves, and activates all metabolic processes. *Yellow Jade is energetic and stimulating, yet mellow. It brings joy and happiness, teaches the interconnectedness of all beings. Yellow Jade aids the digestive and elimination systems of the body. *Verdite emotionally brings consistency, stability, and fortitude. Physically verdite is used for cleansing the blood, removing toxins, and genital disorders. Verdite increases resistance to infection, soothes allergic conditions. *Lapis Lazuli is a stone of protection. It releases stress, bringing harmony and deep inner self-knowledge. Lapis encourages self-awareness, allows self-expression, and reveals inner truth by providing qualities of honesty, compassion, and morality to the personality. It stimulates objectivity, clarity and encourages creativity. Lapis Lazuli inspires confidence and bonds relationships, aiding in expression of feelings and emotions. It is also believed to boost the immune system, purify blood, even lower blood pressure, and to cool and soothe areas of inflammation. Lapis alleviates insomnia and vertigo, overcomes depression, and benefits the respiratory and nervous systems. *Amethyst guards against guilty and fearful feelings. It is worn as protection from self-deception and it has the power to focus energy. It is commonly believed to relieve stress and strain, soothes irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety. Alleviates sadness and grief, and dissolves negativity, and promotes peaceful sleep.