Onyx can help to let go of negative emotions, such as sadness and negative thoughts. This stone can also help to prevent or reduce a winter depression.
It is used to end unfortunate or troublesome relationships. Or in other words: to stand in your own power and choose your own path.
Onyx jewelry are worn to protect against negativity that targets the wearer of the stone. Black stones have protective energies, in the sense that black is the absence of light, and can therefore be used to create ‘energetic invisibility’.
The stone strengthens self-confidence and responsibility, sharpens the senses and encourages healthy selfishness.
This stone has a strong effect on the root chakra. The first chakra stands for connection to the earth, inner strength, being yourself, trust (in yourself), safety, feeling at home in your body.