In ancient lore, Aquamarine was believed to be a treasure of mermaids, and it was used as a talisman to bring good luck, fearlessness and protection to sailors. It was also valued as a stone eternal youth and happiness.

Aquamarine is said to help one release old emotional baggage and ego roles. It calms anger and hysteria, assists in releasing vengeful thoughts, and helps one see where one is perpetuating negative emotional patterns in relationships.
Aquamarine is said to be a cooling stone and may counter infection and is said to especially useful for laryngitis, strep throat or a sore throat. Itís said to support the healing of inflammatory diseases of all types. It is said to sooth eczema, hives, rosacea and psoriasis. Aquamarine is said quiets the nervous system. It help may one avoid outbreaks of herpes and it may help curb allergy symptoms.