Red symbolizes action, confidence, courage and vitality. Red is associated with fiery heat and warmth. It can also mean danger (burning). Red is the color of blood, and as such has strong symbolism as life and vitality. It brings focus to the essence of life and living with emphasis on survival. Red is also the color of passion and lust.
Red gemstones can be used to strengthen the body, promote will power and courage, add vitality and to overcome sexual dysfunctions. Wear red gemstone beads to stimulate vitality and energy.
Pink symbolizes love and beauty. Pink is the color of universal love. Pink is a quiet color. Lovers of beauty favor pink. A pink carnation means "I will never forget you".
Pink gemstones can be used to promote love, self-worth, order and protection from violence or aggression. Wear pink gemstone beads to stimulate love and beauty.
Purple symbolizes royalty, magic and mystery. Purple is the color of good judgment. It is the color of people seeking spiritual fulfillment. It is said if you surround yourself with purple you will have peace of mind. Purple is a good color to use in meditation.
Violet gemstones are associated with mysticism and purification. They are used for meditation and to sharpen psychic awareness, connection with higher self, and to increase imagination and inspiration. Wear purple when you want to encourage fantasy, mystery and imagination.