What color are you?

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Oregon Sunstone is a natural choice for women who feel their best, when wearing warm colors.

OREGON SUNSTONE…..The All Natural gemstone only from Oregon.

Color Psychology as Therapy

Why women are attracted to beautiful gemstones and jewelry.

Several ancient cultures, including the Egyptians and Chinese, practiced chromotherapy, or the use of colors to heal. Chromotherapy is sometimes referred to as light therapy or colorology.

Colorology is still used today as a holistic or alternative treatment.

  • Red is used to stimulate the body and mind and to increase circulation. Oregon Sunstone is found in deep reds with a slight tinge of orange.
  • Yellow is thought to stimulate the nerves and purify the body. Champagne Sunstone is in the range of pale yellow.
  • Orange is used to heal the lungs and to increase energy levels. Oregon Sunstone is highly prized in saturated, vibrant shades of orange.
  • Blue is believed to soothe illnesses and treat pain. The rarest color of Oregon Sunstone! The blue Sunstone is often slightly greenish and described as Teal.  

Much of the evidence in this emerging area is anecdotal at best, but researchers and experts have made a few important discoveries and observations about the psychology of color and the effect it has on moods, feelings, and behaviors. 

Your feelings about color are often deeply personal and rooted in your own experience or culture. For example, while the color white is used in many Western countries to represent purity and innocence, it is seen as a symbol of mourning in many Eastern countries.

Neuroscientists have discovered that women are better at distinguishing among subtle distinctions in color, while men appear more sensitive to objects moving across their field of vision. This may be the explanation for why women are attracted to beautiful gemstones and jewelry.