Lapis Lazuli enhances the interconnectedness of the higher bodies with the physical body, resulting in a heightened willingness to communicate freely with the outer world. The primary effect of Lapis is upon the throat; as such, Lapis affects the speech centre and the ability to communicate freely and stay in touch with one’s surroundings. Lapis stimulates the thyroid and harmonizes its functions. The secondary effect of Lapis is upon the kidneys, helping with elimination of toxins and reducing high blood pressure. Lapis Lazuli has a profound effect on female hormonal balance. It usually increases the menstrual cycle by two days, and for those that are menopausal, a sequence of changes is induced that may result in the return of a regular menstrual cycle. Lapis has proven itself as a tool for weight loss, particularly reducing the fat levels in one’s tissue. Lapis Lazuli will help to open the third eye and connect one with the consciousness of the Universe. Lapis Lazuli is wonderful at helping one with dream recall and psychic work. Lapis can be worn to help one organize their life, and the routine of day to day activities in which someone is involved. It is said to help one overcome depression and enhances the state of serenity and self acceptance. It is also said that Lapis Lazuli will help one have successful relationships. Lapis is also a protective stone, given to children it is said to help keep the child our of danger. Lapis is used by mediums to help prevent psychic attacks and shelter the wearer from physical danger. It is said to bring wisdom and planetary knowledge the person drawn to working with Lapis Lazuli. Lapis is a stone for the Throat Chakra and the Third Eye Chakra.