May Birthstone – Emerald

Taurus: April 20 – May 20

Gemini: May 21 – June 20

Emeralds are named after the Latin words “esmaraldus” and “esmaralda” which roughly translates to “a green gem”. It’s gorgeous green color inspires thoughts of springtime and renewal. 

Emeralds can even signal unfaithfulness if it changes color. Bringing peace and improving focus in one’s actions. The May birthstone is known to strengthen memory and improve clarity of thought. Emeralds are often used to treat disorders of the lungs, spine and muscular system. It helps in recovery after illness and seems to  detoxify the liver. Emerald is an amazing gemstone for focusing your intention. They bring in positive actions, eliminating negativity and enhancing the ability to enjoy life to the fullest.

Emeralds are an excellent gift for somebody who is starting a brand new chapter in their life. The May birthstone is well known as the “stone of successful love”. It brings loyalty, enhances unconditional love and promotes friendship. The May birthstone Provides for domestic bliss and instills sensitivity and loyalty within relationships. Enhances memory and mental capacity, while combining intelligence with discernment. Opens and activates the heart chakra while quieting the emotions with harmony. Assists with positive actions, awareness of the unknown, legal matters, and to maintain rhythmic breathing.