Dendridic Opal can come from anywhere in the world and it is a non-fire opal. It is called dendritic as the result of Manganese veins that run through the mineral creating formations that resemble tree limbs, shrubs, ferns or moss. When dendrite is included in any mineral, it is immediately associated with the brain and healthy functioning. It is particularly good for stimulating the synapses of the brain and improved data-processing capacities. It also promotes growth on all levels and is great to help one attune to being more organized. It brings personal harmony and contentment and is good for stress management. It helps with self-esteem, self-acceptance, non-judgment and self-love. It can also help you see the aura. It is excellent to use when trying to understand the motives of another person. It can help you to see and understand the diabolical nature of someone else, which is particularly useful for those who are not manipulative in their thinking and planning and have trouble understanding that tendency in others. It is good for dizziness and equilibrium, alignment of the nervous system between the physical and etheric body. It has been used in weight loss and for issues with the skeletal system, veins and arteries.
Common attributes of all opal are of an enhanced higher consciousness that help awaken your inner vision, psychic gifts and mystical qualities. It allows you to apply your gifts to the enhancement of the self and the furtherment of your consciousness. It is known to amplify all aspects of your personality inspiring you to awaken, develop and heal the lesser areas of the self. In this aspect, it is known for happiness in dreams and in changes. It is a highly creative stone, stimulating originality, ingenuity and imagination in all situations. It helps to access and express your true self and is wonderful to help you build your identity. It also has aspects of emotional healing; being that it brings unseen emotions to the surface that need to be healed. It also assists you in taking part in your own healing and owning your own emotions. It can be used to instill faithfulness and loyalty in relationships and inspires spontaneity and release of inhibitions in a positive way. Conscious direction with this stone allows you to either become invisible or extremely visible when needed. It has been known to purify the blood, regulate insulin, ease with childbirth and assist with easing PMS. It is also known to help with infections, disorders of the eyes and assists with Parkinson’s disease.