History and Legend: Pearls actually belong to the marine animal kingdom, but most people consider them precious stones. The pearl jewelry of the Queen of Sheba has become legendary.
Healing Properties: Chronic headaches and migraines can be alleviated or completely cured by wearing a pearl necklace directly on the skin. Pearls also reduce allergies. Psychologically pearls promote wisdom and contentment well into old age.
Magical Properties: A pearl necklace is believed to warn people of imminent disaster.
Astrological: Pearls are often related to Cancer. Black pearls are linked to Capricorn.
*Pearls should be worn on the skin and not to be allowed to come into contact with perfume or make-up. Without regular contact with the skin they become dull. When not worn, the pearls should not be stored in the dark (For instance a drawer). Pearls must be discharged overnight in sea salt water and recharged in an oyster shell.