Carnelian is the stone of Confidence & Action. It is your best friend when you need to take action. It provides courage to help you leap into action on your path. Carnelian is helpful for eliminating procrastination and will encourage you to chase your dreams and make them a reality. Increasing your love for life it will help you take risks, lower your inhibitions, dispel shyness and self doubt so that you can express yourself freely, making it beneficial for your sexual nature. This stone calms fears about death and rebirth, bringing acceptance of the cycles of life. The Ancient Egyptian’s combined this stone with Turquoise and Lapis Lazuli to enhance its power and believed it prevented anger, envy and hatred.