Amazonite beads are opaque to translucent gemstones. Amazonite, also called the Amazon stone, varies in color from green, yellow green to blue-green with fine white mottled specks. Color distribution is irregular.
Amazonite is thought to bestow truth, integrity, and honor to its wearer. The stone is also said to calm one's emotions and soothe the nerves, and to enhance creativity and the ability to express oneself. It is used for healing and spiritual growth.