Garnets are a lustrous stone that has been used for centuries in healing. They balance hormones, cleanse the bloodstream and lymphatic system of any impurities while balancing yin-yang energies to create serenity or passion as appropriate depending on its wearer's needs at the time it is worn; garnet also helps with emotional disharmony due to both its soothing properties but more importantly because they activate our survival instinct giving us courage when needed most!