THE COLOR TEAL / AQUA
Symbolizes Calm, Sophistication, Emotional Control, Communication and Self-Sufficiency
Teal is a color that is on the spectrum between green and blue, offering the peace, calm and tranquility of blue and the balance and growth properties of green, with a bit of the uplifting energy of yellow.
Teal is said to open lines of communication between one’s heart and the spoken work, controlling and healing the emotions creating balance and stability within the emotions. It presents as a very friendly and happy color helping one to experience joy in life.
Add more teal into your life when you are looking to:
- recharge one’s spirit during times of metal stress or weariness
- alleviate feelings of loneliness
- heighten levels of creativity and sensitivity
- aid concentration and clarity of thought
- heighten one’s intuitive ability to open the door to spiritual growth
Teal possess strong powers of observation and perception, having the ability to identify the path forward, the way to personal success, offering balance between the pros and cons as well as the rights and wrongs of a given situation. Teal is a wonderful color to have around one when stuck in a rut and are unsure in which way to move.
Teal may assist in an emergency offering clear thinking and positive decision making; assisting in the development of organizational and management skills; influencing rather than demanding.
Teal Gemstone Properties
In addition to their own metaphysical properties, teal gemstones also carry with them the color properties. In general the positive properties of teal include balance and harmony, idealism, calmness, communication, clarity of thought, creating compassion, healing and self-sufficiency.
Aqua: Closer to green than blue, aqua is refreshing and uplifting. It is creative and light-hearted, yet strong and individual.
Aquamarine: Enhancing creativity and inspiration, the color aquamarine calms and balances the mind and the emotions.
Turquoise: A more sophisticated version of Teal, turquoise signifies trustworthiness and reliability. It promotes spiritual advancement and commitment.
Wearing teal gemstones may assist public speakers by calming one’s nervous system, giving control over expression, speech and builds confidence. Being a balancing color, stones in this color may assist one in multi-tasking, but it may also exacerbate boredom when one is forced to focus on only one thing; sometimes one’s thinking may become scattered if surrounded by too much teal.