. TOURMALINE .
Pink tourmaline is associated with many uses and purposes, including the treatment of motion sickness and the restoration of luster and shine to hair and nails. The stone is often used to reduce proclivity for falls, release stress and depression, strengthen the sense of smell, balance a dysfunctional endocrine system, treat lungs disorders, and even heal some skin ailments.
Among the emotional healing qualities of the October birthstone are the cleansing of the body of old wounds and destructive feelings, the recovering of passion and zest for life, and also the releasing of deep emotional pain. It can also help release guilt, anxiety, and worries, stimulate peace and relaxation, and guide negative emotions into self-love..