Store jewelry pieces are completely handmade by the most gifted
artisans with the finest hand-cut gemstones. Each piece is unique and
cannot be exactly duplicated, so if you see a piece that fascinates you,
please be sure not to miss it. There is nothing more special than
wearing a truly unique piece of jewelry.
About Baltic amber
Baltic amber is considered the very finest and most therapeutic amber
in the world. Amber is renowned for its pain easing, rejuvenating and
vitality boosting effects as well as its ability to help protect
against illness. It is a well researched adaptogen and has long been
referred to as an Elixir of Youth.
Baltic amber was highly
prized among the ancient Nordic peoples, as well as by the Celts, the
Mediterranean peoples, Arabs, Egyptians and the Chinese. Amber gems
were not only valued for their unique beauty but also for their healing
and protective qualities. Amber was revered by these ancient peoples
as a medicinal substance, and many healing elixirs have been made with
it down through the ages.
Baltic amber warms against the skin,
releasing it's therapeutic properties safely and naturally. Its
electrostatic properties are used for healing. It has long been
respected as a natural ionizer and for its ability to produce negative
ions which help to ease pain and stimulate the healing process. Baltic
Amber is also known to provide protection from harmful radiation
emitted from computers, cell phones, microwave ovens and electrical
Amber is used to clear the chakras, to fill the body
with vitality, alleviate stress, and is believed to help draw disease
out of the body and encourage healing. Baltic amber is a natural
analgesic and possesses anti-inflammatory properties, so is often used
to ease joint pain. It also acts as a natural antibiotic and has a long
history of use in healing wounds.
Succinic acid - Baltic amber
has high concentrations of a unique substance known as succinic acid.
This powerful antioxidant helps eliminate free radicals and discourages
disruptions of the cardiac rhythm. Succinic acid has been shown to
stimulate neural system recovery and bolster the immune system, it helps
restore strength and energy to the entire body and enhances brain
function, thereby improving awareness, concentration, reflexes, and
reducing stress. Succinic acid is commercially produced, widely used
and approved for use by the United States Food and Drug Administration.
Baltic amber is naturally high in this substance, and is one of the
most important natural sources of succinic acid in the world.
is touted in Russia and other European countries for its youth
preserving and cell rejuvenating properties. It is commonly used in
anti-aging formulations and to aid recovery of cancer patients after
undergoing standard medical therapies.
What is Baltic Amber? -
Baltic amber is a fossil resin produced by ancient pine trees, which
grew in Northern Europe, around the Baltic sea as long as 300 million
years ago. As the climate warmed the conifer trees began exuding large
amounts of resin and as the millennia progressed, these exudations
Pieces of amber, naturally torn from the Baltic
Sea floor, are carried ashore by waves and collected at ebb-tide.
Harvesters, furnished with nets at the end of long poles, wade into
shallow waters of the Baltic Sea and drag their nets through seaweeds
which may contain masses of entangled amber. Some rake amber up from
boats. Amber is generally yellow or yellow brown and translucent, and
it is very beautiful when polished.
Amber Necklaces Our Baltic
amber necklaces and bracelets are beautiful and exceedingly well made.
They come to us directly from Gdansk, Poland, the world capital of
Baltic amber. Gdansk is the ancestral home of my daughter-in-law,
Kasia, who originally introduced me to the amazing healing qualities of
amber and has made these offerings possible. On her trips home to
Gdansk, Kasia hand-picks some of the finest Baltic amber necklaces
These necklaces, including our teething necklaces for
babies, are exquisitely made with very high quality Baltic amber on
extremely durable woven linen thread, well knotted between each bead,
with lovely and unique closures.
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