Blue Apatite may be light, bright, or dark blue.
The name Apatite came from a Greek word meaning "to deceive" because the variety of colors and formations of this stone can easily be mistaken for other minerals.
Blue Apatite is a strong Wind element stone that has its energetic focus on clearing and stimulating the third-eye chakra which has a cleansing influence on the auric field. It is said to stimulate psychic perception and paranormal abilities. It is a good stone to keep under one's pillow for lucid dreaming and astral travel. This crystal can improve one's experience of vertical vision, wherein one will be able to see multiple levels of consciousness operating simultaneously and harmoniously. It is also considered a stone of inspiration and instant understanding. Its energy can facilitate the communion with guides or godlike entities such as Krishna.
Blue Apatite is a powerful motivational stone, promoting independence and ambitiousness. It is stimulating to the mind and can improve general mental function and clarity.
For health, Blue Apatite is normally used to relieve headaches and to improve eyesight. It is particularly good for eye problems caused by lack of eye movement resulting from extensive computer work. It can also aid those who experience vertigo or dizziness.