Black Opal is a variety of Common Opal that is usually opaque with brown, white, grey, and beige coloring found throughout the specimen.
Black Opal offers complete protection of your emotional body and aura. This crystal provides you with an etheric shield against negative energy as well as another person’s emotional toxicity. Black Opal will help you stay calm and relaxed in uncomfortable situations, while also acting as a daily reminder that you're not alone on this journey. Simply carrying or wearing this crystal daily will help you become less anxious and have the ability to break out of your shell. Black Opal can help push you to take on new exciting adventures and act on spontaneous ideas. By being able to just “do” and not “think”, you will not have the time to ponder hypothetical situations or worry about things that won’t happen. We all hold ourselves back in life because of these anxious thoughts causing us to deal with one of the strongest emotions we all carry: Fear. (Crystal Council)
Common Opals are considered to be universal cleaners of all negative vibrations that we may come into contact with. By working with this stone every day it will become a very personal gemstone and protector. It will attune to your vibration and give you exactly what you need, when you need it.