Red amethyst is amethyst with the addition of hematite.
Physical: Great for helping with sleep related issues like insomnia and nightmares.
Emotional: Relieves feelings of stress and anxiety, and works to calm irritability. Promotes courage and inner strength.
Metaphysical: This stone also works to protect from psychic attacks, and helps with discovering and developing psychic abilities.
Zodiac Associations: Aquarius
Chakra Associations: Crown, Root
Element Associations: Air
Crystals and energy healing should be used as a compliment to other therapies and not as a replacement for western medical care. Energy Healing is not meant to replace conventional medicine, but rather to complement and enhance it.