Red stands for vitality and ambition
It can help overcome negative thoughts. However, if we have too much ted in our system or around us, we may feel angry, irritable, impatient and uncomfortable.
Pink stands for unselfish love
Emotionally soothing, it gives a feeling of nurturing, lessons irritation, agression, lonliness, depondency, oversenstivity and vulnerability
Orange stands for joy
It alleviates feelings of self - pity, lack of self worth, and unwillingness to forgive. It stimulates the mind, renewing interest in life. A wonderful anti-depressant!
Green stands for nature
We instinctively seek it when under stress or experiencing emotional trauma. It creates a feeling of comfort, laziness and relaxation, calmness and space. However, dark green is a negation of love and joy; lime and olive green can have a determental effect on physical and emotional health, since associated with envy, resentment and possessivelness.
Yellow stands for intellect
It aids memory and clear thinking, decision making and good judment. It also helps good organisation, assimilation of new ideas and the ability to see different points of view. It builds self confidence and encourages an optimistic attitude
Blue stands for Calmness
It relaxes us, as if we are being soothed by the deep blue of the night sky. Light blue make us feel quiet and protected fromthe bustle and activity of the day, and alleviates insomnia. Midnight blue has a sedative effect on the mind.
Black stands for Mystery
Associted with silence, the infinte and the feminine life force ( passive, uncharted and mysterious). It can also prevent us from growing and changing. We often cloak ourselves in black to hide from the world.
White stands for Purity
It alleviates emotional shock and despair, and helps inner clensing of emotions, thoughts and spirit. Too much white, however can be cold and isolating.