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Uses for Amber Oil

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Amber is a material that is highly valued and treasured for its beauty, archaeological value and even its healing properties. For thousands of years it has been valued and at one time was even considered to house first magical energy and then electricity (hence its ancient Greek name of elektron).....

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Benefits of Baltic Amber

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Natural and holistic methods of healing have been enjoying a powerful resurgence over the past decade or two, and for good reason. People are rediscovering the benefits of natural healing methods and learning that our bodies are powerful machines capable of great feats when allowed to perform properly. Among those natural forces that help us bolster our bodies own healing abilities are those contained in amber.

We’ve talked a lot about the properties of amber and why it’s so valued in many of its forms. Did you know, however, that simply wearing amber as jewelry can have incredible healing properties? Read about some of the many amazing benefits of Baltic amber, why it is so valued beyond its aesthetic value, and where you can find great amber jewelry.

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How to Work with Amber

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Amber is an unbelievably gorgeous and rare material which can be shaped in a number of ways to create breathtaking works of art. It’s most commonly used as jewelry, but can also be used to make small statues and carvings of intricate beauty. It’s able to be worked in a broad variety of ways and is one of the most treasured forms of natural resin today. However, it takes great skill and care to properly work the mineral, because it’s so soft and prone to scratching and damage. Read an overview of how to work with amber, the techniques and tools used by artisans and craftsmen, and where you can find the very best for your collection.

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