Amethyst is a very powerful aid to spiritual enhancement, enhancing one's ability to assimilate new ideas, and to assist during meditation. Said to support strength and mental stability. Amethyst works to provide balance between physical, emotional, spiritual and mental states. Amethyst is also said to make one shrewd in business. Amethyst is good for general immune system health, right brain activity, pineal, pituitary glands, removing toxins, arthritis and pain relief. Said to help with courage, dreams, happiness, health/healing, love, peace. Amethyst is known as the 'stone of sobriety' due to it's use for hangovers throughout history.