With it's lush, green swirling patterns Malachite resembles the growth and constant change we see in nature. Similarly it allows us to break and transform our own habits, take risks and make way for change. Giving us the strength to express ourselves and enter relationships based on love not need. A stone of protection said to absorb negative energy and radiation. Known by many to ward off the 'Evil Eye' it has been said to shatter if there is impending danger.