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When you’re fighting all sorts of negativity and hardship in your life, you grasp at anything that might help. When healing crystals became the latest trend, I thought: These crystals will fix my life ... right?

Sure, some people are skeptical of the idea of using crystals to solve problems. But in the end, it’s all about making the most of your beliefs. Below, an illustrated guide to which healing crystals might help you.

How taking care of my plants helps me take care of myself

I have ferns, succulents, cacti and more, and they all require special care

I used to hide my dad’s addiction. Now I can talk about it, but I’m still learning how to cope.

Recently, I realized I needed to let go of the weight of this secret

I used to think I wasn’t like other girls. Here’s why that was all wrong.

A lot of us are conditioned to be unhappy with the idea of being a woman