The origin of the name is Latin meaning snake and might be connected to green shades of some types of snakes. It was therefore believed that this Crystal may help in cases of snake bites.
It often serves as a substitute for Jade and sold under names as “New Jade”, “Korean Jade” or others.
Affects the heart area while providing gentle energies.
Provides self flexibility, to be good to ones self. Helps balance between giving and receiving.
May help keep the skin smooth and the hair healthy.
Balances sugar level therefore is recommended to those who have diabetes.