The palette ranges from sweet pink-lavender to vibrant violet-lavender, embracing the full range of the color, with the Tanzanian stones having a remarkable neon glow. Some gems also display a slight change of color from a distinct violetish to a bluish hue. Some of the colors seem to be “out of production” nowadays though. Lavender spinel shares many of the healing characteristics of other varieties of spinel, although the effect may be softer and subtler. It has a strong and immediate relationship with the Heart, clearing and strengthening the chakra, and reinforcing our ability to love, as well as our connection with Source