Howlite is naturally a white stone - magnesite, so if it’s any other colour it’s been dyed and most commonly to blue or turquoise. This does not affect its healing benefits.
In addition, it’s not to be mistaken for actual turquoise itself as this is a completely different stone.
Emotional: Blue or turquoise howlite helps to reduce tension, stress, anxiety and anger. It enables you to open up and express feelings.
It’s soothing and calms the energy around you, as well as your mind.
Physical: Helps with insomnia-place under pillow at night. Is good for bones, neck, spine & teeth.
Zodiac: Gemini, Sagittarius
Hardness on the Mohs scale: 3.5