Amethyst is said to hold a protective and cleansing effect. The stone supposedly helps to improve self-knowledge and honesty towards yourself. Amethyst can be worn during headaches, migraine, and sleeping issues.
Amethyst is associated with the zodiac signs Virgo and Pisces. Read more on which gemstones match with which zodiac signs on this page! Amethyst may discolour when exposed to (bright) sunlight.