Healing stones come in many different types, and many people use them for pain relief and to increase senses of overall well-being. Different healing stones have different reported healing properties, and many of them correspond to the chakras assigned to specific areas of the body.
A few of the most popular stones for healing include adamite, emerald and hematite. Adamite is believed to increase feelings of positivity and to stimulate creativity. Emerald is a stone often chosen when the wearer wants to increase abundance in his or her life, in the form of wealth, true love or both. Hematite is thought to strengthen mental acuity and memory, especially in areas of science and technology. These types of stones and many more are available to order online, and they can also be found in shops devoted to alternative healing and New Age philosophies.