Amethyst is the stone of wisdom, protection, purification, prophecy and power. Amethyst is a calming stone, it promotes peaceful sleep and improves dream recollection, and it’s often used in curing nightmares and insomnia. Amethyst helps to open spiritual and psychic centers and facilitates in spiritual healing. Amethyst can be used as a meditation aid as it helps opening the 3rd Eye, connecting us with our higher-self. This healing stone helps to overcome fears, cravings, addictions, and also helps relieve headaches.