Amber is fossilized pine tree resin. It is said that amber keeps you warm in the winter; cleanses and renews your energy; releases your negatives and replaces them with positives; and protects your from people who would cause you harm. Amber is the birthstone for people born under the sign of Leo. Amber is worn for good luck and protection from evil.
Amber comes in a wide variety of over 300 shades of colors: golden, honey, citrine, red, green, brown, white, black, and even a very rare blue.