Onyx is associated with resistance and persistence, helping the wearer manage and complete tasks with focus, will power, strength, confidence and discipline. It is typically worn for protection and to defend against negativity. The stone can release mental stress and promote emotional well-being. It is said to help with making intelligent decisions. In addition, it’s believed to help strengthen one’s bones and assist or accelerate the growth of skin, nails and hair.
Snowflake Obsidian is known as a stone of transition and opens the door to change. It balances mind, body and spirit while promoting a sense of calm and inner centering which readies one for a deep meditative state. In general, snowflake obsidian is a very grounding and protective stone. It urges us to grow and lends solid support while we work towards a goal. On a physical level, snowflake obsidian is associated with the skeletal and vascular systems and is said to support smooth skin. Obsidian is known to balance the root chakra.