Pearls were esteemed by the ancients of old, the most precious of gems. and were highly valued as ornaments. The Kingdom of heaven is compared to a “Pearl of great price.” When crushed, they are of great benefit to the health and skin.
These precious jewels are of fine brilliant, luster, strong, resilient, and iridescent. The finest specimens, the pearl, are yielded by the oyster, are found in abundance in the Persian Gulf or Indian Ocean. Australia also has one of the world’s last remaining fleets of pearl diving ships. Pearl Oysters grow in clusters, on rocks in deep water; and is brought up by trained divers.
The pearls modest splendor still charms the Orientals, and is a favorite decoration of eastern monarchs. Pearls have been harvested and cultivated primarily for the use of jewelry, they were also used to adorn clothing. Today they are crushed and used in cosmetics and medicines. There are mystical properties in the precious pearl. Pearls are nearly 100% calcium carbonate and conchiolin, rich in organic material. The Chinese have depended on the healing properties of the pearl for centuries.
Pearls have been used throughout history to help treat the digestive tract order, as well as muscular systems and skin. Pearl powder is known to be one of the top herbs for beauty, it is the Queen of all Beauty herbals. Asian royalty use it to prevent the development of melanin, which causes dark skin pigmentation due to age and sun exposure.
Pearl powder stimulates SOD activity, which utilizes powerful SOD antioxidants to fade blemishes, reduce wrinkling and scarring, and even eliminate the occasional pimple. It’s for these reasons and more that the Chinese have relied on the healing properties of the pearl for centuries in treating everything from simple eye ailments to serious heart problems, bleeding, fever and indigestion. To this day, the Chinese still use pearl powder as a skin whitener and a cosmetic, as do many other people around the world. In fact, the pearl is widely considered to be effective in controlling the skin conditions rosacea and acne.
Pearl powder helps maintain strong bones and teeth and helps prevent osteoporosis. It also stabilizes the mood with its soothing and calming natural properties. They ease stress and its resulting maladies: headaches, exhaustion and hypertension. Pearl Powder helps relieve uneasiness, nervousness, anxiety and tension, leaving you feeling cool, calm and collected.
It is also helps prevent heart attacks and strokes, and is beneficial for lungs (against tuberculosis, asthma, chronic bronchitis) kidneys, urinary system, liver and the development of ulcers. Pearl treats stomach aches, colds, and allergies. It protects youth, beauty and health, recuperates and heals many diseases.
Pearl regulates high blood pressure, helps with dizziness, improves vision, cataracts, and heals wounds. It relieves conditions of bloating and biliousness. Pearls are especially renown for their strong absorbing nature, and aphrodisiac properties.