Sunstone is a stone of leadership, benevolence, strength and expanded consciousness. It stimulates creativity and sexuality, bringing a sense of adventure and fun to romantic and artistic endeavors. Known as a joyful stone, Sunstone inspires the nurturing of self in order to be of service to others. It restores the enjoyment of life, good nature and provides a sense of abundance. It encourages independence and originality, is inspirational in revealing talents, and attracts fame and unexpected prosperity. It is an excellent "good luck" crystal for competitions. Wear Sunstone to feel alive and enthusiastic. It increases vitality and is beneficial for those requiring high energy throughout the day.
Sunstone provides a source of strength if you are dependent on others emotionally, or have suffered the sudden loss of a partner. It helps alleviate fearfulness and stress, and protects against those who drain your energies or finances. It is also an excellent crystal for phobia sufferers to ease fear of the dark, enclosed places, or the presence of other triggers.