Color: Lapis Lazuli is a blue to dark blue stone often found with gold flecks.

Gem Info: Lapis Lazuli is a relatively rare stone. The gold flecks found in it are traces of pyrite. These flecks are inclusions that can actually increase the value of the stone. It used to be ground and processed to make the pigment ultramarine for blue paints.

Healing Properties: Lapis Lazuli symbolizes inspiration and wisdom, and it promotes clear understanding and intuition.

Birthstone: December