Fire Opal can range in colour from yellow, through orange to red. It is named for its colour and not for any flashes of fire within it.
Fire Opal is an excellent crystal for business. It is said to draw in money, smooth the path of change and to encourage progress.
Fire Opal is also said to enhance personal power, to awaken your inner fire and to revitalize and reenergize your mind and body. It is believed to protect against danger and to be an energy amplifier.
Fire Opal can be a good stone for helping you to let go of the past, but take care as it may release bottled-up emotions in a rush.
In healing Fire Opal is thought to balance the adrenal glands and to be beneficial for female hormones, PMS and the menopause. It is also believed to help heal the intestines and the kidneys.