Smoky quartz stone is naturally irradiated, making it an excellent choice for treating the radiation sickness that often arises from chemotherapy.
It has long been believed that quartz neutralizes energy, bringing balance within the body of the wearer. These beliefs are appealing to people suffering from mental strain, stress, illness, and excessive empathy. Smoky quartz stabilizes internal energy and is extremely grounding, making it a very useful tool for those that work in the professions that treat ailments of the mind, body and spirit. All forms of quartz are most efficient as grounding and anchoring tools. Quartz successfully treats depression, fatigue, stress and fever. It has also been known to successfully treat addictions, obsessions, and overactive minds. Smoky quartz gently reminds us to let go of energy that no longer serves a purpose.
For the mind, smoky quartz is a mood elevator. It is positive in polarity and promotes clear insight and pragmatic thinking, while enhancing security, safety, bringing emotional calm and removing fear. It is an excellent stone to remove blocked energy in the root chakra so that passion can freely flow. Smoky quartz is a great stone to use before meditation.