Tourmalinated Quartz shares the properties of its components – the grounding and deflection of negative energy found in Tourmaline, as well as the energy amplification and consciousness raising ability of Quartz. Tourmalinated Quartz or, Tourmalated Quartz, can help bring balance to the Yin and Yang energies, and is often used as a good luck charm. Black Tourmaline, or Schorl, which is most commonly the type of Tourmaline found in Tourmalinated Quartz, is a well known stone in metaphysical circles.
The combination of Clear Quartz and Black Tourmaline creates a powerful ally in one's spiritual growth. While the Quartz can be an aid to those on the spiritual path, the Black Tourmaline can help keep one well-grounded, thus avoiding that out-of-touch sensation that can often result from being too focused on the higher pursuits. Black Tourmaline in Quartz can also help one to avoid picking up negative vibrations from the environment or other people, making it a great crystal for one's pocket or purse. Tourmalinated Quartz is loved by crystal healers for its energetic cleansing effect on the aura, and is great for energy healing sessions and grid work.
Healing crystals in the shape of spheres are considered to be exceptionally powerful when it comes to crystal healing due to their symmetry. Full of high frequencies and positive energy, they offer a calming effect, allowing for greater focus on the good in life. Holding crystal spheres in your hands while meditating is a way to assist in bridging to a higher power. The spheres can also be used in a similar fashion as the crystal massage wands, and rubbed over problem areas on the body. Healing crystal spheres offer a great way to uplift your environment by placing them around the home, yard and office. Additionally, crystals in the shape of eggs have a similar healing ability.