RAW vs. Polished Baltic Amber

RAW Baltic Amber is… unpolished untreated unprocessed organic natural earthy opaque not shiny not translucent does not allow much light to pass through RAW Baltic Amber has a matte finish in appearance and is the true form of Amber, the way nature made it. It is also known to contain the most succinic acid when… Continue reading RAW vs. Polished Baltic Amber

Amber Anklet or Necklace?

Is there a difference in healing benefits between an anklet and a necklace? The simple answer is YES. Baltic Amber is strongest where it touches the skin. While you will get the benefits from wearing either a necklace, anklet, or bracelet, you want your amber to rest against–or closest to–the area in need. As amber… Continue reading Amber Anklet or Necklace?

Amber Bead Sizes

It’s a known fact that the more Amber you wear, the more healing benefits you receive. Well, the larger the beads, the more healing benefits as well, as they contain more succinic acid (Amber’s healing benefits). More beads = more succinic acid = more healing benefits Larger beads = more succinic acid = more healing… Continue reading Amber Bead Sizes

Gemstones + Baltic Amber

I have been thinking about importing some gemstones for a while now. If I do this, these stones would be arranged in a pattern with the Amber pieces so the Amber will still be beneficial for healing purposes while getting a dose of the gemstones at the same time. The stones would only replace a small… Continue reading Gemstones + Baltic Amber

What is the best Amber necklace for a boy (girl)?

What is the best necklace for a boy/girl? Is a RAW necklace too plain for a girl? Will a polished necklace make my son look too girly? Gender-related questions are very common. I believe all my necklaces at Amber by Amanda are gender neutral. RAW or Polished, they are appropriate for both boys and girls.… Continue reading What is the best Amber necklace for a boy (girl)?

How does Baltic Amber work?

Authentic Amber contains succinic acid, a natural analgesic and healing agent. When worn against the skin (under clothes), Amber warms to the body temperature and transfers the succinic acid through the skin to help the body with all kinds of relief. This is another reason why it is important to keep your Amber dry and against your… Continue reading How does Baltic Amber work?

Can I wash my Amber necklace in the dishwasher?

  When my child’s Amber necklace gets dirty, I wash it in the dishwasher. Is that okay? No. It is NOT okay to wash your Amber necklace in the dishwasher. Please don’t. Amber is a delicate fossil. There are so many things that will happen to your amber when in the dishwasher, including: Soaps and… Continue reading Can I wash my Amber necklace in the dishwasher?