Aries are known as perhaps the most fiery of the fire signs – bursting with ambition, independence, and confidence.  While these traits propel them into success and fulfilment, this can often take a toll on Aries, spiking high stress levels.

They are passionate in relationships and never do anything halfway. If you are looking for invigorating and inspiring conversation – find an Aries! Just don’t be surprised if in those conversations honest Aries digs up frank truths about yourself that you weren’t prepared for.

Aries is the cardinal fire sign, meaning it is the first sign of the fire element of the zodiac cycle.  This makes them strong leaders, with a talent for focusing their energy on the task at hand.

We've rounded up a list of the best crystals for Aries, based on their traits:

Green aventurine: encourages optimism + acceptance; increases confidence + good humor

Carnelian: increases confidence + assertiveness; turns inspiration to productivity, lighting a fire to achieve goals

Hematite: enhances memory recall + balances nervous systems

Bloodstone: clears + purifies auras and energies; encourages living in the present moment with harmony, strength + adaptability

Blue kyanite: strengthens communication skills + increases energy; clears and aligns all chakras

Sandstone: brings forth creativity + eases mental distractions; reveals hidden truths and promotes acceptance